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Dosing Information for Medroxyprogesterone Intramuscular Injection

The dose your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • The reason you are using medroxyprogesterone intramuscular injection
  • How you respond to the medication.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.

Drug Interactions

Medroxyprogesterone intramuscular injection may react with a number of other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Medroxyprogesterone Intramuscular Injection).

What If I Overdose on This Medicine?

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 medroxyprogesterone intramuscular injection. 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 of Medroxyprogesterone Intramuscular Injection?

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