What are the side effects of 3months injection?
While some women experience no side effect at all, some have one or more side effects. You may experience menstrual changes like lighter or heavier periods, no period at all, a longer period, spotting between period or weight changes (gain or loss) link to DMPA Sc.. Also know that the side effects are temporary and will go away within few months.
Can you use DMPA Sc. while breastfeeding?
Yes, you can use DMPA Sc. if your baby is 6 weeks or older.
I have been using the 3months injection and I have not seen my period.
You do not need to be worried about not seeing your period. It is quite common for this to happen while on contraceptive injection. This will regulate after a period of time.
I am on the Big side can I use Sayana injection?
Yes, you can use DMPA Sc. injection. Research showed that weight changes (gain or loss) associated with DMPA Sc. use is 3.4kg in 2 years. Monitoring your diet and physical exercise will help you remain in shape.
Will continuous use of DMPA Sc. cause infertility?
DMPA Sc. does NOT cause infertility. The DMPA Sc. injection only prevents pregnancy and will not cause infertility.
Where can I get DMPA Sc.?