What is the shot?
Depo-Provera or Depo is a contraceptive injection for women that contain the hormone progestin. It is given as an injection once every three months and typically suppresses ovulation, keeping your ovaries from releasing an egg. You have e to go to a clinic or doctor’s office to get the shot
How effective is the shot in preventing pregnancy?
Depo is over 99% effective in preventing pregnancy. Like birth control pills, the shot doesn’t protect against STIs.
What are the side effects from the shot?
What should I know about choosing the Shot?