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Can the implanon cause back pain?

Can the implanon cause back pain?

No: There really shouldn't be a reason at all why the Implanon should cause back pain. ...Read more

Implanon (Definition)

Implanon is birth control method manufactured by merck pharmaceuticals. It is a single rod implant that is inserted under the skin in the forearm. It is a Progesterone containing long acting contraceptive with a duration of ...Read more


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Implanon removed about a month ago, now having constant daily headaches, fatigue, hunger, back pain sometimes. Side effects or pregnancy?

Implanon removed about a month ago, now having constant daily headaches, fatigue, hunger, back pain sometimes. Side effects or pregnancy?

Could be: Conception can occur as soon as 2 days after removal of implanon. Do a pregnancy test if your period is late and see your doctor if it is negative. Most women do not have these side effects after removal ...Read more

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I have very painful stomach cramps along with lower back pain and have been constipated started the day after cycle ended I'm on implanon?

Constipation: If you are constipated then this is most likely cause of your stomach pains. Consider taking a stool softener or over the counter Miralax (polyethylene glycol) to help you have a bowel movement. If you pain continues after then see a doctor for evaluation of abdominal pain. Constipation is not a side effect of NExplanon. ...Read more

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What's causing me to have tearing cramps, lower back pain, itchy breasts, pelvic pain, could I be pregnant even im on implanon?

What's causing me to have tearing cramps, lower back pain, itchy breasts, pelvic pain, could I be pregnant even im on implanon?

Pregnancy: Pregnancy definately if this is a possibility. Sometimes embryo can implant in inappropriate place outside the uterus which is a great concern. I would consult with your doctor after home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can I be pregnant. I'm on implanon myperiod was 8dys late when I got it it was short and I still have sore breast, cramping and back pain?

Can I be pregnant. I'm on implanon myperiod was 8dys late when I got it it was short and I still have sore breast, cramping and back pain?

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. It seems highly unlikely since your on implanon. ...Read more

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Back pain, pelvic pain, bulge in my vagina above my cervix. Several hpts and three blood tests negative, could this be a fibroid or a cyst? On implanon

Back pain, pelvic pain, bulge in my vagina above my cervix. Several hpts and three blood tests negative, could this be a fibroid or a cyst? On implanon

Pelvic pain: At age 21, large fibroids are uncommon, but possible, and ovarian cysts can also occur. If serum pregnancy tests are negative, see your healthcare provider and obtain a pelvic ultrasound. Pelvic pain can also occur with prolonged urinary tract infections (URI's) and remember, not all produce the usual symptoms. Herpes Vaginalis cystitis can also mimic your symptoms. ...Read more

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Vaginal walls feel hard like a bone and sore. Get cramps in abdomen after touched. Also lower back pain & nausea. Normal? On implanon and the pill.

Vaginal walls feel hard like a bone and sore. Get cramps in abdomen after touched. Also lower back pain & nausea. Normal? On implanon and the pill.

Multiple issues: You do not need to be on Implanon and birth control pills. Only one is needed. If you feel something abnormal in the vagina you should have an Obgyn examine you. Back pain can be evaluated by your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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I have been on the implanon now for a little over a year. Headaches mood swings sore breasts back pain two neg pregnancy test could istill be pregnant?

I have been on the implanon now for a little over a year. Headaches mood swings sore breasts back pain two neg pregnancy test could istill be pregnant?

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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***help me! *** my breasts feel engorged and im having back pain. I have nexplanon but I've had unprotected sex and thereafter these symptoms started?

***help me! *** my breasts feel engorged and im having back pain. I have nexplanon but I've had unprotected sex and thereafter these symptoms started?

Wait for period: Well, don't know how long your symptoms have been bothering you but you really won't be able to check for pregnancy using home kits until you've missed your next period. All the best. ...Read more

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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.

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.

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. ...Read more

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Should I call, by doctor if I am having a severe headache with bad back pain and dizziness?? I have the nexplanon implant

Should I call, by doctor if I am having a severe headache with bad back pain and dizziness?? I have the nexplanon implant

Go to ER: The symptoms you are describing could mean anything from a simple viral associated headache or an atypical migraine to something more serious such as a bleed or clot in your brain, meningitis or a leaking aneurysm. In short it needs an examination by a doctor immediately to rule out anything more sinister. ...Read more

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I am 1 year post partum. I have nexplanon implant for 1 year. My lower abdomen is very sore, hurts if touched, bloated, back pain, pelvis feels odd.

I am 1 year post partum. I have nexplanon implant for 1 year. My lower abdomen is very sore, hurts if touched, bloated, back pain, pelvis feels odd.

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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10/9/17 was the last day of my period, 10/10/17 I got Nexplanon removed and have been having unprotected sex (haven't used any form of birth control), today (10/13/17) I began spotting brown/red + lower back ache + light cramping. Pregnant?

10/9/17 was the last day of my period, 10/10/17 I got Nexplanon removed and have been having unprotected sex (haven't used any form of birth control), today (10/13/17) I began spotting brown/red + lower back ache + light cramping. Pregnant?

Too soon to tell: Bleeding can happen after removal of the implantable contraceptive. If you are pregnant, you would not know this soon. Most of the time you need to start oral or other mean of contraception either a month before removal, or on the day of. ...Read more

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Can mopping cause back pain?

Can mopping cause back pain?

Yes: Might need to exercise in order to mop without pain! Keeping yourself in a good shape will allow you to mop without pain and will make you fell well! ...Read more

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Which habits cause back pain?

Which habits cause back pain?

A few: Lack of physical activity or exercise, obesity, poor sleeping habits and smoking can be factors. ...Read more

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What can cause your back pain?

What can cause your back pain?

Many things: Lower back pain is very multi-factorial. It can be caused by muscle spasms, muscle/ligament tears, disc disease (bulging or herniation), and facet (joint) inflammation. The cause of these problems can include weight gain, trauma (induced by accident, lifting, too much exercise, etc), or poor core strength. As your doctor more about your specific case. ...Read more

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What can be the cause of back pain?

Many problems: The most common causes of back pain (in decreasing order of importance) are weight gain, poor core strength, spinal arthritis, muscle or tendon sprain, or muscle spasm. You should see a trained professional to fully assess your specific cause. ...Read more

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What causes my lower right back pain?

What causes my lower right back pain?

Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. .. You should seek help from a health care provider, you might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation. ...Read more

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Which is the major cause of back pain?

Back strain: Simple back pain is usually due to muscle strain perhaps due to faulty lifting technique, twisting injury, overuse, weekends sports etc, respond well to otc analgesics, streches, heat or ice and subside in about 3 to 4 days. Any other type of back pain that radiate to the lower extremities is a more serious condition and desrve more attention. ...Read more

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What are the cause of constant back pain?

What are the cause of constant back pain?

Back pain: There are many possibilities. Muscular strain, ligament tear, tear of the disc, inflammation of the facet joints, a central disc herniation, or a stress fracture can cause this kind of pain. Try anti-inflammatory medications, ice and a simple low profile back brace for a few days. If the pain persists then see a spine specialist. ...Read more

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What are some common causes of back pain?

There are many!: Pain can arise from the skin surface (infection), adjacent muscles (strain, spasm), spinal facets (arthritis), fracture (traumatic or spontaneous osteoporotic), disc (primary disc pain; {tear or worn away} or displaced upon a nerve), pain from the aorta (ie chronic leaking aaa), even issues with the abdominal organs (kidneys {stones}, spleen, pancreas, liver or gallbladder, etc.) h & p is key. ...Read more

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What are common causes of back pain in women?

What are common causes of back pain in women?

The same man but we: Add the time when they pregnant, this give them more problems during the pregnancy because the weight and hormones. Add one more thing in the period time also ...Read more

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What could be the cause of back pain, plus frequent uranation?

Many things: Back pain if severe, can cause some problems getting your bladder empty which can cause you to need to urinate more frequently. Bladder or kidney infection can cause back pain and frequent urination also. A tumor in your spine can also cause back pain and if there is pressure on your spinal cord, your urination and bowel movements can be affected. Kidney stones may be a factor also. Get checked. ...Read more

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What causes severe back pain?

What causes severe back pain?

Low back pain: Many, many possibilities. Most often just sprain/strain, but could also be fracture, tumor, infection, disc problems, spurs, stenosis, among others. ...Read more

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What causes middle back pain?

What causes middle back pain?

Muscular v disc: This could be muscular pain or related to underlying degenerative discs or even a herniated disc or other spine based conditions. Other issues could include referred pain from a lung or pulmonary issue or gastrointestinal issue like an esophagitis, ulcer, gallstones or reflux. Even a renal or kidney issue may be a cause. See your doctor if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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Does hemmriods cause back pain?

Possibly indirectly.: If you have dry, rough, stool and are straining excessively to pass stool - that could be a source of back pain that would be in conjunction with hemorrhoids (but not caused by it). If you have large external hemorrhoids and alter your gait or how you sit to decrease presurre on hemorrhoids (compensate) that could also lead to back pain. Take care. ...Read more

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What are the causes of middle back pain?

Lots of things: Go see your physician first to make sure it isn't something scary. Then take a look at how you sit, your general conditioning, how you use your body. For help, try physical therapy to include mobilizations and increasing thoracic mobility, treatment by an osteopathic physician and a supervised stretching program. If these aren't helpful, sometimes it's from an old injury- physical or emotional. ...Read more

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What are the causes of my chronic back pain?

Don't Know: This is a general question with a huge list of possible answers. Your best bet would be to get a thorough work-up by a pain management doctor, orthopedist or physical medicine/rehab doctor. Some of the more common causes of back pain include musculoskeletal spasm, strain/sprain, arthritis, herniated discs, history of previous back surgery, scoliosis, and trauma. ...Read more

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What causes my back pain as a bend my head downward?

What causes my back pain as a bend my head downward?

Back pain is a commo: Back pain is a common symptom which can be secondary to many factors, such as muscle related pain, skin, bone, soft tissues (cartilage, ligaments, discs), nerve injury (ies). Other factors to consider include severity of symptoms, duration, and non-responsiveness to common treatments, as well as work and lifestyle limitations. Further evaluation and management by your physician would benefit. ...Read more

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What are the causes of back pain when you have anxiety?

What are the causes of back pain when you have anxiety?

Various theories: Various theories exist, including those which state that emotions/anxiety ultimately lead to bodily changes that result in pain, as well as theories which state that emotions/anxiety can lead to fear/avoidance behaviors which can lead to deconditioning and pain. See a physician to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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Hi. What is the cause of back pain in pancreatitis Thanks?

Location: The pancreas is located very far back in the abdominal cavity. If it is swollen it can press on nerves in the back causing back pain. ...Read more

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Any couches or sofas that are designed to not cause back pain?

Not aware of any: I am not aware that there are any couches specifically designed for people with back pain. In general choose a couch that is not too low, is not too deep and has good lumbar support. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more


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Pain In The Back (Definition)

Pain in the back = dorsalgia = discomfort of any ...Read more