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A 19-year-old female asked:

Hi there.. i had an implanon put in about a year ago.. at the same time i also got a pregnancy termination and constantly bleeding.. please help!?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Normal on Implanon: Irregular periods are the norm on implanon. Everyone will be irregular. Many patients have no periods at all. Others will experience irregular menstrual bleeding. This is how it works. If you are not satisfied with the bleeding pattern on Implanon then consider using a different birth control method but understand that the bleeding does not mean something is wrong or that it is not working.
Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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