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Answers to Questions on Depo-Provera

What If I Overdose on Depo-Provera?

Although an overdose of this medication is unlikely (given the nature of the medication and how it is administered), seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on Depo-Provera. In rare cases, people who receive too much of this product may experience serious problems.
 
(Click Depo-Provera Overdose for more information.)
 

What If I Miss a Dose?

If you miss a dose of Depo-Provera, contact your healthcare provider. He or she may need to make sure you are not pregnant before giving you another dose.
 

How Should This Medication Be Stored?

Depo-Provera should be stored at room temperature. It is normally stored by your healthcare provider. Make sure to keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
 

Available Strengths

Depo-Provera is available in the following strengths and forms:
 
  • Depo-Provera 400 mg per mL in 2.5-mL vials
  • Depo-Provera 150 mg per mL in 1-mL vials
  • Depo-Provera 150 mg per mL in 1-mL prefilled syringes.
 

Can I Buy Generic Depo-Provera?

Some, but not all, Depo-Provera strengths are available in generic form (see Generic Depo-Provera).
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