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The failure rate for depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA.
A study of 157 drug shops in three rural districts found 124 facilities that sold depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA).
Determining the onset of menopause in older users of hormonal injectable contraceptives depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) and norethisterone enanthate (NET-EN) can be challenging.
Thirteen providers indicated that they would recommend the injectable depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, while 14 said they would recommend the pill unless it was medically contraindicated.
TORONTO -- Bone mineral density loss in female adolescents receiving depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception was substantially or fully reversible following discontinuation of the drug, based on study results.
While depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) is a highly effective contraceptive used by millions of women, its use is associated with bone mineral density loss, raising concerns about long-term risk of osteoporosis and/or fractures.
BOSTON -- Immediate initiation of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate to adolescent and young adult women seeking the contraceptive injection resulted in higher continuation rates and substantially diminished unintended pregnancy rates at 6 months, compared with the use of alternative, short-term hormonal methods meant to bridge the period between initial request and injection at a later date, Vaughn I.
Bone mineral density in women using depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception.