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Marietta, GA
A 24-year-old female asked:

Started nexplanon, & now have no feeling at all during penetrative sex. im aware something is there but no pleasure. can it be caused by nexplanon?

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Dr. Peter Liehr
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sex Drive: One of the listed possible side effects of Nexplanon is a decreased sex drive. If you were fine before placement and now, after placement, you’re experiencing this issue then in all likelihood it is the Nexplanon and your body’s response to it. Your choices would be to give this problem some time to see if it resolves or have the Nexpkanon removed and switch to a different form of birth control.
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Last updated Mar 8, 2019

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