Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 5th, 1996
According to a study published in the August 1996 issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology, this is the first U.S. study to examine method-related experiences and the acceptability of injectable contraception among American women. The women who stopped using this method most often reported heavier and more frequent bleeding, or amenorrhea (loss of period), increased cramping, weight gain, headaches, depression, and nervousness.
The contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA), marketed as Depo-Provera by...
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