Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
went from iud to depo shot...could i be pregnant?
In early may I changed my control from the iud (mirena) and the same day got my first depo shot ( me and my boyfriend had sex the next day). I've done the shot before years ago and stayed on my period the whole time...this time no period. I also have a lot of bloating and fatigue. Is it possible for me to be pregnant? Was there a window of opportunity for me to get pregnant when I switched my birth control?
Cancel
8 Answers
Page 1 of 1
505857 tn?1329685117
no i don't think you are pregnant from being on depo, it's almost an impossibility to get pregnant on or after depo as i'm now experiencing 2 years after coming off of depo.  I know some ppl may have conceived while on it but i don't think it's likely.  
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
the same day you received your first depo shot....you had unprotected sex..so yes you could get pregnant.

and since your switched birth control...yes its still possible
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
hey i went through the same step that u took in august and i have the ddepo shot now since august and i feel like i am but i dnt know yet so yes it could be possible....
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Hey i feel im in the same boat as you, i was on the mirena for 6months but in order for me to come off it i had to go straight on the depo so whilst i was changing over i to had unprotected intercourse. Im now off the depo and im on no birth control and having unprotected intercourse hoping to fall pregnant i havn't had my period in four months but had a light period twice in January 2010. I have symptoms of feeling pregnant but am still unsure whether i am or not. All tests came back negative in the first couple of months of missing it. Best advice i got was to go and get an ultra sound. I havnt done so yet but will be going to get one soon. Yes i know alot of people falling pregnant whilst on the depo or changing birth control and chances are you may be pregnant. Good luck to you.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I have switchd to depo from mirena iud and I was iud for 2 years and only been depo for two and half months my next shot is due Nov 25.. well my husband says he's ready for a baby.... how long would it take to pregnant if I don't take my next shot??? I was told a year!!!! Is that true!?
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
My doctor told me that the depo shot is the only birth control that does that so yes most likely it takes awhile to get pregnant after having the shot but I'm sure everyone's different.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
No you cant it took me 3 years to get prego.after i got off depo but everones diffrent
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
7174950 tn?1406664709
Cant really say but most likely be 6months or a year you never no and you cant say when you'll get pregnant  its when god thinks your ready but give it time  let your body get used to the changes before you start trying and I'll pray for you :-)
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
1816154 tn?1463433618
Blank
hansen20 18 more day to csection. I'... Comment
7 hrs ago
1816154 tn?1463433618
Blank
hansen20 commented on photo
15 hrs ago
2020005 tn?1464196836
Blank
KTowne commented on hansen20's status
15 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
9442948 tn?1406820051
Blank
1816154 tn?1463433618
Blank
Collage Place, WA
Avatar universal
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
6470732 tn?1439559892
Blank
Corning, NY
2080231 tn?1444937185
Blank
Royal Oak, MI
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
9442948 tn?1406820051
Blank
1816154 tn?1463433618
Blank
Collage Place, WA
Avatar universal
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
6470732 tn?1439559892
Blank
Corning, NY
2080231 tn?1444937185
Blank
Royal Oak, MI