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how long do it take to get pregnant after getting off (Depo-Provera

I have been on depo for a year now and a stopping this month because i want another baby how long does it
take and can u get pregnant while on the shot need answer asap
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212720 tn?1304379015
Depo provera is notorious for staying in your system longer than any other birth control once it is stopped. It can remain in your system for 12-18 months. Some women luck out and can get pregnant quickly, other women take over a year.

No, u do not get pregnant while on Depo, esp if you have been on it for a year now.
893090 tn?1251660610
When I stopped take the shot it took me 2 1/2 yrs before I got pregnant. It protects you 1-2yrs. untill you can get pregnant. good luck.
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