Saint George, UT
A 20-year-old female asked:
I am having a watery dark brown period with severe pelvic and back pain. what could this be and what should i do?! i have the nexplanon birth control.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Emergency Medicine 30 years experience
You need to be seen: If your Nexplanon is administered properly and timely then we need not worry about ectopic or miscarriage but a pregnancy test should still be done as part of your evaluation. It is more likely that you have an infection. In any case, you need a pelvic exam and some laboratory testing ASAP. If you cannot get in to a primary care doctor or gynecologist in the next day or so then go to the ER now.
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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