A 22-year-old female asked:
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does your implanon stop working if its in over three years?

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Dr. Leonard Ferreira
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Should be removed: Your Implanon was designed to last 3 years. It should be removed and replaced as scheduled. However, it may provide protection in some people for a little longer. No guarantee.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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