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Ive been on the depo pill injection month and 2 weeks and

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Hi ive been on the depo pill injection for 1 month and 2 weeks and ive been bleeding now for 1 week and 4 days its ruining my sexual life what do i do?
JA: OK. The Doctor will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: I had my first depo pill injection at the beginning of march and 3 weeks after that ive started to bleed heavily non stop for 1 week and 3 days and me and boyfriend cant have an sexual life because it stops but carrys on when about to have intercorse?
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should be aware of?
Customer: No thats it, its just bringing our relationship down
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Sorry to hear about the problem.

If the bleeding is heavy you must be seen ASAP to stop the bleeding as you may develop anemia.

Bleeding can be stopped with hormonal treatment i.e. medications intravenous or pills, to help stop the bleeding.

Let me know if you have more questions.

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