Can you have a normal pregnancy with Nexplanon?

If you become pregnant while using Nexplanon®: It is very unlikely, but you can get pregnant while using this. Take a urine pregnancy test if you feel like you may be pregnant. Call the clinic right away if it is positive.

Has anyone had a successful pregnancy on Nexplanon?

1.4 million women have used Implanon, according to the Department of Health. The implant maker, MSD, said no contraceptive was 100% effective. It added that unwanted pregnancies may occur if the implant was not correctly inserted, and said it had a failure rate of less than 1% if inserted correctly.

How many get pregnant on Nexplanon?

NEXPLANON is over 99% effective (less than 1 pregnancy per 100 women who used NEXPLANON for 1 year) at preventing pregnancy, and you don’t have to remember to take it every day. NEXPLANON is one of the most effective forms of birth control available.

How do I know if Im pregnant on Nexplanon?

Women who get pregnant while using birth control may notice the following signs and symptoms: a missed period. implantation spotting or bleeding. tenderness or other changes in the breasts.

Will Nexplanon terminate a pregnancy?

Some women who seek family planning believe that implants will interrupt an existing pregnancy. Implants work primarily by thickening cervical mucus, which blocks sperm from meeting an egg, and by disrupting the menstrual cycle and preventing ovulation. Implants do not interrupt pregnancy.

How can Nexplanon fail?

The implant Hormonal implants are thin rods that are inserted under the skin in the upper arm (1). Although the implant is one of the most effective forms of birth control (1), it can fail if it’s not correctly inserted or if a person is taking antiepileptic drugs (12).

What can stop the implant from working?

Some medicines can make the implant less effective, such as:

  • medicines for HIV, epilepsy and tuberculosis.
  • complementary remedies, such as St John’s Wort.
  • some antibiotics, such as rifabutin or rifampicin.

What happens if I get pregnant on Nexplanon?

If you become pregnant while using NEXPLANON, you have a slightly higher chance that the pregnancy will be ectopic (occurring outside the womb) than do women who do not use birth control. Unusual vaginal bleeding or lower stomach (abdominal) pain may be a sign of ectopic pregnancy.