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Could I return to work after implanon fitting?

Could I return to work after implanon fitting?

Ask your physician: Should be ok but depends on type of work and whether there was anything unusual during the procedure. Ask your physician. ...Read more

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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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How does implanon work?

How does implanon work?

Implanon works by: An implantable form of birth control, Implanon provided very effective (99.95%) birth control for at least 3 years. It is usually implanted under the skin in the upper arm. Implanon contains the hormone, etonogestrel (progestin) , which is slowly absorbed into the body over a 3 year period. Etonogestrel causes a woman's body not to release eggs from the ovary, thus there is no egg to fertilize. ...Read more

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Does the implanon work? Any side affects?

Does the implanon work? Any side affects?

Yes : Implanon now called Nexplanon is one of the most effective methods around. It is considered to be about 98% effective. Irregular bleeding is common which can be frustrating but is not harmful. ...Read more

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How long does the implanon work after removal?

How long does the implanon work after removal?

It doesn't: Once the Implanon is removed, hormone cycling can return to normal. The time this takes varies, but do not assume you are protected after removal of the implanon. ...Read more

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Normally, how long would the implanon work after being removed?

Normally, how long would the implanon work after being removed?

Not long at all: It may take some time for normal ovulatory cycles to begin after the Nexplanon is removed, it is hard to predict, but - someone may begin to ovulate within 2 -4 weeks after having it removed - so be ready with a back-up method if you don't want to conceive. ...Read more

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Implanon removed 11/13. Cycle returned 11/29 light pink for 1/2 day turn brown for 1 1/2 day. Day 3 no cycle at all. What is going on?

Give it time : After Implanon removal it may take a little while for your cycles to return to normal. This is normal. Just give it some time and it usually works itself out. ...Read more

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My implanon expired July 29th haven't had the chance to get it replaced, so should I be worried that it doesn't work or the chances of me getting preg?

My implanon expired July 29th haven't had the chance to get it replaced, so should I be worried that it doesn't work or the chances of me getting preg?

Decreased effectiven: The implanon does not just stop being effective at the end of 3 years. It provides greater than 99% coverage until 3 years. Its effects taper after that. Some women have coverage that lasts well into the 4th year, but its effects are tapering and you should not rely on it. ...Read more

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Can nexplanon implanon birthcontrol break? Will it still work?

Can nexplanon implanon birthcontrol break? Will it still work?

What do you mean: Do you mean, can the rod break and still function? I've never heard of a rod breaking in the skin. If that were to happen, I would return to the doctor or clinic that put the Nexplanon in and they would likely replace it and send a defective device back to the manufacturer. If you're speaking of a different kind of 'breakage' then consider rephrasing your question. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Periods returned 19mths after had baby. Lasted 7 days (no brown), stopped for 4 days & then heavy for a few hrs. Normal if on implanon since Mar 2013.

Periods returned 19mths after had baby. Lasted 7 days (no brown), stopped for 4 days & then heavy for a few hrs. Normal if on implanon since Mar 2013.

Period: that may be you new normal or it more likely may be cleaning out the overgrowth of the endometrium you had since birth. Now on you implanon you should have little to now future bleeding. ...Read more

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How does the implantable contraceptive (implanon) work in the body?

How does the implantable contraceptive (implanon) work in the body?

Progesterone implant: Implanon is a small, rod shaped implant that is placed just under the skin on the inside of your upper arm. It continuously releases progesterone, which prevents ovulation and renders the endometrium less favorable for implantation. It provides contraception for 3 years. Implanon is considered a top tier contraceptive method (most effective) comparable to an iud or even permanent sterilization. ...Read more

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Does amoxicilin and zithromax antibiotics cause implanon to not work?

Does amoxicilin and zithromax antibiotics cause implanon to not work?

All can: Any antibiotic can interfere with the effectivness of birth control agents. Secondary method of protection is recommended while taking and for at least 2 weeks after finished. Ask your gyn for specifics. ...Read more

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How effectively does the birth control implant implanon work?

How effectively does the birth control implant implanon work?

Extremely well!: It is more than 99.5% effective at preventing pregnancy once it is placed, and lasts for up to 3 years. ...Read more

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Im 20 i had implanon for 21/2 years and had it removed nov 15 curently now trying to conceive, are my eggs still good and how long before return cycle?

Im 20 i had implanon for 21/2 years and had it removed nov 15 curently now trying to conceive, are my eggs still good and how long before return cycle?

Varies : After Implanon renoval you are fertile. Some people will be pregnant as early as seven days. For others this may take a few months for your normal cycle to return. Once your cycle returns you know that you are ovulating and fertility increases. ...Read more

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Had the implanon for 2 1/2 yrs. I got it took out and got the depo shot the same day on Feb. 12, 2016. How long will it take for my period to return?

Had the implanon for 2 1/2 yrs. I got it took out and got the depo shot the same day on Feb. 12, 2016. How long will it take for my period to return?

No periods still..: Implanon and Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) are nearly the same medication. Both contain a type of Progesterone and both can keep you from having periods. You may still not have any periods while on Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone). Best wishes! ...Read more