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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Gynecological and Reproductive Health and Family Planning Services Handbook : 4. Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Family Planning Program Services : 4.2 Services, Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 4.2.5 Contraceptive Devices and Related Procedures : Medroxyprogesterone Acetate/Estradiol Cypionate
Medroxyprogesterone acetate/estradiol cypionate has been approved by the FDA as a method of contraception. Intramuscular injections of medroxyprogesterone acetate/estradiol cypionate given at 28- to 30-day intervals has been proven to be a short-term method to prevent pregnancy and will be limited to no more frequently than every 28 days.

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