19/09/2019

Depo-Provera

Injection

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'3"/160cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Severe weight gain with no lifestyle changes, prolonged periods, convenient

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Migraines

Dizziness

Better skin

Enlarged breasts

High blood pressure

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
No change

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

Period hasn’t stopped since last injection

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