Progestin Injections

DMPA can be used as i.m. (150 mg) or s.c. Injection (104 mg) every 3 months are given. The injection site is not massaged, as this would increase the absorption. Effective contraceptive hormone levels in serum are usually achieved 24 hours after injection and persist for at least 14 weeks, but the mirror can also be effective for up to 16 weeks. If the interval between injections is> 16 weeks…

September 3, 2018