A 34-year-old female asked:
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I had a baby in sept and the rod put in at the end of oct, i had a period about 2 weeks ago for a week and now I am bleeding again im not sure why?

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Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See Your Provider: You may need some further studies to find out why the Implanon is not working for you. It does not always work for heavier women. See your provider and check it out. Sometimes a brief trial with oral contraceptives can help.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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