Depo Provera Injection

Depo Provera Injection

Depo Provera Injection

Depo Provera, or DMPA, is a brand of birth controlit’s administered as an injection and is usually mentioned because of the contraception shot. It injects a hormone that forestalls pregnancy from happening, and every injection inhibits pregnancy for 3 months; therefore, a year’s worth of contraception is often achieved with only 4 injections.

A hormonal injection that is administered every 12 to 13 weeks. It contains only progesterone and is appropriate for women who cannot take estrogen or who are over 35 and smoke. It is 99% effective if used correctly. For the first 6 months to one year, many women experience irregular bleeding and spotting. A lot of women stop having periods altogether. Weight gain and loss of bone calcium are side effects. It does not protect against STDs or HIV.

What is the Effectiveness of Depo Provera?

Figuring out the foremost effective contraception method may be a vital step. The Depo Provera contraception shot is one of the foremost effective methods of contraception available today. The shot is most successful when taken in succession. this suggests that if you get the shot regularly, every 3 months, its effectiveness is increased. Visit our premier website and learn some statistics related to the Depo Provera contraception shot… [read more]

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Dr James S Pendergraft |  Orlando Women’s Center |  Abortion Pill Clinic

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Offering Medical and Surgical Abortion
3 to 24 Weeks

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What our Client Says!

”Their pricing is nice for someone with no insurance. They took great care of me. The doctor and staff were compassionate and caring and took the time to understand my situation.”

Fay Webb

”My experience at the Orlando Women’s Center was great. My partner and I were able to book an appointment for the next day. This type of situation is not enjoyable for most… Fortunately my procedure was quick and pain free.”


”Excellent staff. Just the kind of team you’d want on your side if you were going through a situation like I was. God bless you.”

Amber Allisoot

”The physicians are knowledgeable and skilled, and take the time to answer questions. The staff are always welcoming and kind. I would definitely go back to this clinic.”

Gale Morris

”Nice staff and more than helpful when it has come to my contraception methods. The front desk staff were warm and professional. You will be in good hands.”