Yes, it certainly can do. It's a dose of artificial hormone, that can give you hormonal symptoms, such as those you'd get with a period or pregnancy.
Most of the symptoms lessen as you have 2 or 3 shots.
Weight gain is very common & one of the side effects that doesn't seem to lessen with time. It's a great idea to up your exercise regime to prevent that happening.
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