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Last Updated: 23rd Jul 2024

What is the time it takes for the injections to take effect?

When it begins to work
You will not become pregnant if you get the injection within the first five days of your period. You will need to continue using contraception for seven days if you get the injection any day other than the first five days of your menstrual cycle.



People also ask: How long does it take for Depo shots to work?

seven days

The next question is: How long does it take for the contraceptive injection to wear off? You can remove the contraceptive injection after 12 weeks. However, you may not be able to get pregnant in the next month. It could take upto a year for your fertility to return. The effect should last for 5-6 months in most cases.

Is it possible to get the injection in 3 months?

If you receive Depo-Provera within the first five days of each menstrual period, it will immediately start working as birth control.

What is the average time it takes to become pregnant after taking Depo Provera

Although you can get pregnant within 3 to 4 months of your last shot, some women take up to a full year to conceive once they have stopped using this method of birth control. This time period seems to be independent of how long you have used the shot. SOURCES: FamilyDoctor.org: "Depo-Provera: An Injectable Contraceptive. "