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  1. Absent Periods, Want to Get Pregnant
    ... women have success after getting a period induced by Provera , with the hopes that their bodies will pick up naturally...

  2. 931 days with no period and counting!
    ... on birth control to jump start things, others use provera , and then there are other medications you can use...

  3. anyone know how what to take to stop your cycle?
    ... diagnosed with PCOS and they gave me a prescription for Provera , and it stopped within a couple of days....

  4. Ovarian cysts
    ... I didnt tollerate BCP's well either. I was put on provera (my dose was 10mg 1x a day for 10 days to start my...

  5. mini pill
    ... This is why I refused to take provera which is a different kind of progesterone only pill...

  6. Asherman's Syndrome...possibly
    ... Extensive blood tests, progesterone pills (i think provera ), different BC, ultrasounds normal but still not blood...

  7. worried about my daughter
    ... to gyn this morning and he checked her put her on provera for 5 days said she should start with in a couple...
    ... weight gain headaches and such. I've never taken Provera but I'm assuming that it comea with side effects....

  8. 44 years old, Heavy unusual period
    ... ppointment today with my family Dr. and he wants me to take provera for 10 days... Won’t that mess me up forever ... ? No BC pills and provera for 10 days. Then what? He said make an appointment...

  9. swollen and sore :(
    ... didn't know what I could do for this. I am on Depo Provera , and have been for 12 years. This has happened maybe...

  10. I want to treat PMDD but only option in B/C: I actually want to get pregnant
    ... to stop (obviously). I've tried birth control, depo provera (these were disasters and made me worst). Tried anti...

  11. 10 Days of Hell...provera...
    ... wait and call the doctor on Monday. I have been on provera a few times as well and it always caused extreme moodiness...
    ... you on a progestrone ask for prometrium instead of provera .....it's a natural harmone as to where as provera...

  12. aunt flow on holiday!
    ... months or more), the doctor can give you Prometrium or Provera to help bring on a period (hormones again, but it...

  13. Help with Provera !
    ... instructions on when he/she wanted you to take it? I tried Provera for a few months due to irregular periods. I was to ... progesterone. Hopefully that will work better. Hope the Provera works better for you! Cathy...
    ... :) ..... I was also on provera and it didn't work for me either. I was then switched...

  14. Pain in my breast and underarm
    ... affect of tender/painfull breasts?? I was on depo provera for 4yrs and ive stopped taking it now, but it takes...

  15. ovulation tests
    ... hormone is now now getting weaker?? Ive been on depo provera for 4years and came off of it last month so iam just...

  16. Unstoppable period
    ... continued to bleed heavily. My practioner gave me provera to stop the bleeding. The instruction said to take ... that lasted 52 days. The doctor then gave me the provera and it worked. I just dont understand what the difference...

  17. Nuva Ring
    ... purposes though. I've been on numerous BCP's and Depo Provera shots. I liked the shot actually. I was on it for...

  18. had my period for almost 5 months!!!!
    ... to take a high dose to stop it. It is a pill called provera . Your other options are another type of horomone therapy...

  19. Bleeding for weeks...normal pap....could it still be cancer?
    ... was the same, if not more. My doctor put me on Provera for 10 days....to "stop" the bleeding. Hasn't helped ... . I did find if I take the provera AND my birth control pill, the bleeding stops by the...
    ... week. Now like yesterday, taking that, plus the provera the dr gave me to STOP the bleeding.....I actually ... and was back to bright red. If I take ONLY the provera ....I seem to bleed worse. Thats why I started taking...

  20. Irregular periods
    ... since I started at age 13. In March my doctor gave me Provera and I had a period 3 days after taking the pills....
    ... Do you take the provera every month to bring on a period or just in March ... symptom of endo and pcos. I know that once I was put on provera because I had been on my period for so long. Other...
    ... No, I just took the provera in March to start a period ( I hadn't had one in 4...

  21. when should i have a pregnancy test done
    ... missing one. I had this toruble and changed to the depo provera shot so I had no trouble with missing a pill. Either...

  22. Endo Help
    ... shots, and immediately follow the course with the Depo Provera . At first she didn't want to do the hysterectomy...

  23. My period won't stop, help!
    ... size. My period ran all summer. My gyno put me on Provera to stop my period which worked for awhile. He also ... told me to start Depo Provera which he said would eventually stop my periods or ... got my second Depo shot last week and started the Provera again. Still haven't stopped my period. As I have ... noticed other women writing that they have been given Provera to START their periods. Have I been given the wrong...
    ... just wont turn off at all, I was also told to go on provera but I didnt go on it because my girlfriend whos a...

  24. Ultra sound results from my ovarian cysts/Anyone relate?
    ... day period. I had alot of pain. She started me on provera and sent me for lab work and ultrasound. I got the ... blood pressure that elimanted several of them. Also, provera causes headaches. One of the options was to have...

  25. Heavy Cycles Are Interfering With My Life...
    ... is causing the pain and the weird cycles. We tried provera to stop my 30 day period only for it to come back ... maybe 2 weeks of no bleeding. It is getting old. The provera causes some side effects that I hate such as headaches...

  26. What would you do?
    ... cyst on the right ovary. At this point, we tried provera but it cause headaches. My dr gave me two options...
    ... anything to significant but if you have already tried the provera and that hasn't worked maybe surgery is a good option...

  27. Can a ovarian cyst cause problems
    ... period was 3 weeks late. The dr jumpstarted it with provera . It last for about 8-9 days. I had issues with ... period lasted about 30 days. My dr stopped it with provera and had me get an ultrasound. I had maybe 2 days...
    ... my left ovary about 10 years ago. I have tried provera but my dr won't put me on BC because of my high blood ... pressure. I am very limited on what I can take and the provera makes me sick with headaches. I am 32 and wondering...

  28. I've been on my period for three weeks!
    ... your doctor they will give you a prescription for Provera . I had to take Provera a while ago for the same reason ... work!! Best of luck to you!! ****Leanne**** :) Provera is also used to bring on AF. I have just finished ... AF that was induced by Provera , it lasted 11 days, but after not having it for 11...
    ... Mum, How do you like the provera ? Did you have any problems with it? The reason why ... I am asking is because my dr placed me on provera to stop my 30day period. I am having to take it for...
    ... Well, my period is back again. My dr reduced the provera to 1/2 tab and within 2 days, I started bleeding again...

  29. Help! Weird screwy periods
    ... July was 2-3 weeks late and was jumped started with Provera , it lasted about 7-8 days. The August period came ... She examined me, ordered blood work and put me on Provera to stop this bleeding. I am scheduled for a pelvic...

  30. brown spotting and cramps
    ... days now. I saw my gyn and she immediately put me on provera and ordered an ultrasound. She suspects it might ... I have been getting cramps off and on. Thanks to Provera , the bleeding is finally decreasing but I still get...

  31. no period for more than 3 months
    ... Hello Ladies!! My Dr. gave me provera to restart myperiod, but It has not come yet. It has...

  32. does anyone know anything bout thickening endometrium????
    ... has been stimulated by estrogen, and you then take Provera for ten days, changes occur that trigger a menstrual ... period when the Provera is stopped. So bleeding after Provera indicates that ... and that you are not pregnant. I was sixty and took Provera for ten days then stopped and I had my first period ... idea why he didn't suggest testing. So I'm going on provera asap for ten days once again....

  33. Update on me
    ... you who read my original post a while back on taking Provera and the issue I'm having, I just wanted to let you ... my name and the post was titled 'Anyone ever taken Provera ?'. Anyway, I went back to ER on Monday morning ... after I had stopped was withdrawal bleeding from the Provera . However, it was not explained how much I would bleed...

  34. Anyone who has endo or who has been on the Depot Provera shot
    ... I do not have endo, but I did try depo provera a few years ago. I ended up quitting after 6 months...
    ... I'm worried now about what this Depot Provera is going to do to my body. I just started it and haven ... toe, and extremely tired. I asked my doctor if this Provera would be anything like the Lupron and she said no...

  35. Anyone ever had to take Provera?
    ... to the gyno on Tuesday and he gave me a script for Provera 10mg tablets. I am to take one tablet a day for 10...
    ... Hi shannonbarie, I had to take Provera years ago. If memory serves I had to take 1 pill ... nowadays is terrific for menstrual pain. I quit taking provera after being on it for about a year. I figured, why...
    ... Thanks for your reply. Provera is also good for treating/solving dysfunctional uterine...
    ... My doctor prescribed me Provera yesterday because I haven't had a period since June...
    ... period is still here. :) I've got two days left of Provera and I will continue to take it. If things continue...
    ... said he was going to call in a script for three more Provera pills and to take those three pills along with my...
    ... Another update... I took the five Provera pills and Thursday and Friday no bleeding. Tonight...

  36. 23 years old...should I be worred???
    ... intermittent bleeding with no period). The progesterone ( provera ) should flush everything out. Are you overweight by...

  37. Mesntrual Cycle?!?!?!
    ... either, it was free. They gave me something called Provera (sp?). You take it either at the beginning of the ... couple of years until I got a job with insurance. The Provera was pretty cheap if I recall. Then I went to a gyno...

  38. operation that removes uterus?
    ... can't get pregnant at all. There is also the depo provera shot. That can stop periods all together in some...

  39. provera to start period?
    ... I took Provera for 10 days per my Dr.'s instructions, and I did not ... that's what finally worked. I was coming off of Depo Provera , and didn't have a period for 6 months. He said it ... was unusual for someone to take Provera and NOT start her period, but it happens....

  40. Please help, let me know if you have any ideas about what's wrong with me..
    ... pain. B.C. causes odd reactions. I am on Depo Provera , and I have pain during sex. Infact it is sometimes...

  41. Is it normal to bleed while ovulating?
    ... old, married, and in good health. I had one Depo Provera shot last September, and did not get the shot again...

  42. Please Help
    ... your gyn for an appt. they can give you medication ( provera ) that will cause your period to start......they should...

  43. Anyone heard of the new depo?
    ... done reading an article about a new version of depo provera being put out by Pfizer. Apparently it has a different ... medroxyprogesterone acetate which is in the regular depo provera contraceptive. The article says this new version ... people with endometriosis. It is called Depo-subQ Provera 104. It also mentioned that it will hopfully cause ... less loss of bone density than regular depo provera . Wondering if any fellow endo sufferers have heard...

  44. Would you be worried?
    ... Been trying to concieve for 3 years so came of Depo provera . Cycle regulated about 18 months ago at 28 or 29...

  45. depo-provera and pregnancy
    ... I am on depo- provera and I have not had my period since I started it in ... active, however, considering that you're using Depo Provera and the pregnancy test was negative, it's unlikely ... And it's normal to not have periods while using Depo Provera ....

  46. help!
    ... didnt have a period at all....and had to be put on provera to make my period start. never had i had mid cycle...

  47. Opinions, please...
    ... there. Also you could ask about something like depo provera . That stops your period all together so maybe that...

  48. discharge
    ... years ago I had my periods every two weeks and I took Provera for about ten days, then had a huge period and it...

  49. A wondering
    ... did as well, but there are warnings out there. Depo Provera made me break out as well in the beginning, I have...

  50. Unusual bleeding
    ... Is it possible that is happening to you? I took Provera for ten days and it got my period back on a regular...

  51. Having a hard time finding a new ob/gyn...any help in the mean time?
    ... like you might need to go on the pill or to take some Provera for a few days to get your cycle back on track. I...

  52. Danazol
    ... should make an appt to come in to go back on the depo provera I have always been on... I would imagine that is what...
    ... really the only option I have left. I used to use depo provera but after 4 years I was depressed and so I don't want...

  53. Laparoscopy Update
    ... effects were also unbearable! I was then put on depo provera and have been on that ever since. I have no periods...

  54. Stabbing - Breathtaking Pains in ovary area
    ... better. Oh one more thing, if anyone goes on Depo Provera be sure to take calcium, it suppose to lead to bone...

  55. Problems after tubal ligation
    ... When I had irregular periods a few years ago, I took Provera for ten days. Then I had a massive period, and then...

  56. Really could use some input
    ... having a period every two weeks and my doctor gave me Provera for ten days. Then I had a whopping big period and...

  57. please someone tell me what you think-useless docs!!!
    ... birth control injection made you feel (probably Depo Provera ), chances are you wouldn't like the endo injection...

  58. AGH! Blow off by gyn & fed up
    ... The only other thing she suggested was going on Provera if I am not allowed on the b/c. I just feel like...

  59. Verdict in: Doc thinks Endo
    ... He thinks I have Endometriosis. He put me on Depo Provera because I can't take estrogen. We are going to see ... andomyosis. Has anyone else had any luck with depo provera ?...
    ... willo - I am on depo provera . I have a very severe case of endo (pain EVERY day...

  60. Wandering how your lap went Sr.Mom, this is Jenny
    ... everyday. I don't know maybe I should try the depot provera shot. I'll have to research on it and see what I think...
    ... you well throughout your life. I think the depo provera shot sounds like it is worth a try. Be careful if ... some relief, so if you can get it to stop with depo provera ...you might have long times where you don't feel so...
    ... in 5 weeks. The only thing though about the depot provera shot that I was researching on is that it can cause...

  61. What are some causes of prolonged menstrual bleeding?
    ... bled for almost 4 months when I got a shot of Depo Provera . That was horrible. I lost about 15 lbs and I was...

  62. Endometrial Hyperplasia
    ... there is cancer. They'll probably give you meds (like Provera ) to help shed the excess tissue, or they might suggest...

  63. missed period...not pregnancy
    ... should go see a gyn who can give you a drug called provera to induce your period. you may also be put on birth...
    ... hubby and I are trying to conceive) and she put me on provera . My doc told me I should have a period within 10...

  64. period problems
    ... Have you talked to your doctor? My doctor put me on provera which makes you have a period, though it seemed to...

  65. Hello, I am new to this site.
    ... thinks MIGHT play into it since I have been on depo provera for a long time. They are unsure with me... but they...

  66. Missing My Periods....???
    ... week. the medicine you were talking about i think is provera i have been on it about 2 years ago. i know it is...

  67. OB/GYN PLEASE READ, 24yo, hot flashes, missed periods
    ... and take a variety of meds for that, one being depo provera . Over the past few months I started having terrible...

  68. Have Endo, severe leg aches pains
    ... I had horrible breakthrough bleeding, and now depo provera , which I'm getting off of bc of spotting, weight gain...
    ... I was on depo provera for 4 years and I was so depressed at the end of it...

  69. Period Problems PLEASE HELP
    ... heavy Diane 35 - that worked but got expensive Depo Provera - had a period for a total of 12.5 months and now...

  70. What is going on?
    ... doc gave me a 7 day perscription of a substitute for provera and said it would set my "monthly friend" straight...

  71. Confused about spotting
    ... your doctor or practice nurse. I came off the Depo Provera jag in June, and I still havent had a proper period...

  72. hysteroscopy?
    ... is any relationship between the two. I am taking provera for three months before I go back in for an ultrasound...
    ... is any relationship between the two. I am taking provera for three months before I go back in for an ultrasound ... ways being hypo can contribute to the problem. What's provera ? Hoping all goes well with you. Julie :)...
    ... ways being hypo can contribute to the problem. What's provera ? Hoping all goes well with you. Julie :) Hi ... Julie, Glad to hear everything is fine. Provera is progesterone. Apparently because I have heavy periods...
    ... Hi Julie, Glad to hear everything is fine. Provera is progesterone. Apparently because I have heavy periods...

  73. Lupron ( for treatment of endometrosis)
    ... before she went on Lupron, the doctors put her on Depo Provera and birth control pills, because that shuts down some...
    ... with laser, the combined pill, some mini pills, depo provera , mirena coil (my dr has suggested this). They could...

  74. help! could i be pregnant?
    ... GYN and have them prescribe you a medicine called provera ...it causes you to start your period within a week...

  75. Provera
    ... Hi - I just finished my second round of provera to induce a period. I stopped taking BCPs in March ... , never got a per. and was prescribed the provera for 5 days. My per. came 3 days after stopping it...


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