i just turned 43 yrs old. i have been getting the depo shot for 12 1/2 yrs now. i have one week left in which to get my next shot, however, i have decided not to continue this. i cannot find any info on what happens after the treatment stops. what can i expect to happen to me? what is normal, and what is not? any help would be greatly appreciated. thank you.
26 Apr 2010
There shouldn't be any drastic effects once you stop the Depo-Provera shot.
I haven't used the Depo myself but the link below has reviews which you may find useful.
- Provera Information for Consumers
- Provera Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Provera (detailed)
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