This has been happing for about a week or longer and the earliest i can get my shot is in 10 days and this brown discharge occurs while having sex and just everyday and it’s not enough to go through underwear but enough to cover it, what could this be?
It's just one of many hormonal side effects of Depo Provera. You can experience any hormonal symptoms that you'd get with a period or pregnancy, or other hormonal change in your body.
Some of the symptoms subside after 2 or 3 shots, but it's not guaranteed. You body is trying to adjust to the artificial hormone.
It's especially common after intercourse, because your partner is knocking against your cervix during intercourse, & prompting the dripping blood from your uterus, to come out, mixing with your cervical mucus, to give this discoloured discharge.
- Depo-Provera Information for Consumers
- Depo-Provera Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Depo-Provera (detailed)
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