A 18-year-old female asked:
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i had nexplanon implant removed about a month ago after having it in for 2 and a half years with no periods so i was wondering when my period is gonna return? how will i know when its gonna return? and does old blood need to get out before the new b

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nexplanon: Most women can get back into their cycle along with fertility within a month.
Answered on Jun 3, 2020

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