Depo provera

( shot)

Who is it for

Depo provera is only for woman it releases a hormone -progestine-inside the body and keeps the eggs from leaving the ovaries and makes the cervical mucus thicker then normal

How the method works

This works by getting the shot on the arm or butt every three months by your doctor

Side effects of the shot

1) you may gain weight

2) acne

3) irregular periods or no periods at all

The Birth Control Shot (Depo-Provera) - How It Works, Benefits, Side Effects

The effectiveness of the shot is 97%

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It's is more effective then the pill

Advantages

1)It works right away

2)less expensive

3) you don't have to remember to take it