Implanon Side Effects

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  1. link Lilredhead
    Implanon left ankle, bed rest, viral infection, left knee, left arm
    I had Implanon inserted in June 2008, I just had it removed Sept 17 2008. The first side effect was that I gained weight. My appetite increased and I felt like I was constantly hungry. Within the first month I got an Urinary Tract Infection, the infe - 85% more...
    Lilredhead- over a year ago - 30 Replies - in Implanon
  2. link Heather09
    I had my daughter april 27th 2012 and had the implanon implantedin June 2012 the first two weeks or so where pretty good but then I slowly started loosing energy and CONSTANTLY feeling sick I wasnt just feeling sick I was trowing up 10-20 times a day - 82% more...
    Heather09- over a year ago
  3. link Cfj12
    CFJ12- Today is 5/6/12. My last baby was born in December & I had the implanon put in Feb 2012. Ive had a light but constant period since & started with nervous feelings as early as 3 weeks after the implant. One evening in March, I started f - 85% more...
    Cfj12- over a year ago
  4. link Amber2012
    i have had the implanan for over a year and a half in all this time i gained weight tht i cant lose. horrible mood swings,headaches everyday and the worst part of it all i tried to get it out and they cant find it ive had ultrasounds and mri and its - 25% more...
    Amber2012- over a year ago
  5. link Mariannef
    they removed my implant straight away i live in scotland so just made an appointment with my local family planning clinic and it was removed a week later in no circumstances should you have to suffer this .im back on the pill and having no more probl - 2% more...
    Mariannef- over a year ago
  6. link Jencoldiron
    Thank god i found this page. I got the Implanon in my left arm Feb 2012 and today April 12 ,2012 i finally went to my doc to GET IT OUT!! and i started crying cause he didn't believe me =( he just crossed his arms and said "i have put hundreds o - 65% more...
    Jencoldiron- over a year ago
  7. link Mariannef
    Iv been on implanon since sept 2011 i am having it removed in a week its given me viral infections 7 times since september also spots which i niver used to get amd terrible periods...more trouble than its worth...much better idea going for the pill!
    Mariannef- over a year ago
  8. link Helsbels
    Hi ladies Im getting mine removed at the end of March(runs out may)the past few weeks iv felt very sick,lightheadedness and constantly hungry even after big meals.Anyway no symptoms at all the whole time til now anyone help? Can symptoms show when it - 23% more...
    Helsbels- over a year ago
  9. link Melval8186
    I have had the Implanon for over 2.5 years and have pretty much gotten a UTI every time after intercourse. Today I had my Implanon removed in hopes that I will no longer get UTIs. The doctor tried to tell me that there is no way the Implanon was caus - 27% more...
    Melval8186- over a year ago
  10. link Melval8186
    I have had the Implanon for over 2.5 years and have pretty much gotten a UTI every time after intercourse. Today I had my Implanon removed in hopes that I will no longer get UTIs. The doctor tried to tell me that there is no way the Implanon was caus - 27% more...
    Melval8186- over a year ago
  11. link Laurennicole4444
    I've had the Implanon since March 3, 2010.... and i never really noticed the headaches..but i had them i just thought it was stress or whatever , and i have gained weight , and have no energy..[[AT ALL]]...and my periods have always been irregular, b - 47% more...
    Laurennicole4444- over a year ago
  12. link Jm76210
    Iv'e had the implanon for almost 2 years now. at first I thought i was great because i didn't have to worry about taking a stupid pill everyday. Now that iv'e had it for a while i just want it out! I have crazy mood swings, I feel like i wanna cry al - 55% more...
    Jm76210- over a year ago
  13. link Overit23
    I have had implanon for about 2 weeks. The side effects are unbearable. I'm always crying or always sad. The cramps are the worst. I am also traveling next week for study abroad. They better take this thing out ASAP!
    Overit23- over a year ago
  14. link Kimmyw
    i have fallen pregnant on this! It took the hospital to tell me and my tests said negative
    Kimmyw- over a year ago
  15. link Kimmyw
    This is my second implant the first one was brilliant so didn't hesitate to have another put in after the recommended 6months off, I fell pregnant on this implant!! After to operations to fix the damage caused i now suffer from major panic attacks ( - 50% more...
    Kimmyw- over a year ago
  16. link Miss_fae
    I have had the implanon since Feb 2010 and I have had so many UTI's the doctor gave me unlimited refills of the antibiotics. I have also had strep throat 3 times from Feb to Nov. I never have had strep throat or a UTI in my life until I had this inse - 53% more...
    Miss_fae- over a year ago
  17. link Les0288
    I have had the implanon 2 1/2 Years my side effects just started getting worse. Im getting mine out tomorrow. I had the pain in my left hip and knee also. That is weird that alot of us have the same problem with knee and hip pain. Im so tired I can h - 66% more...
    Les0288- over a year ago
  18. link Lorna Mac
    Pain in arm after having nexaplanon
    Can anyone help I have had implanon for a few years and went 2 weeks ago to get old one out and new one in. But now it is called nexplanon since the day i had this inserted my arm has continued to awell and be very painful. have been back to family p - 67% more...
    Lorna Mac- over a year ago - in Implanon
  19. link Bu77asw33t
    A Total disaster!! Im gettin this removed!
    I got my implanon inserted in Sept 2010. The. 1st few months were. ok. 6months of having it I ddnt hav a period anymore but I still hadthe symptoms of a period. Every now & then I'll spot from time to time. And hav really bad cramps! I went to th - 73% more...
    Bu77asw33t- over a year ago - in Implanon
  20. link Sissy1
    Get this thing out of me!
    I just had my implanon removed because the 3 years were up. I had been wanting this thing out of my arm for a long time, but was told insurance wouldn't cover it unless the 3 years were up. If I chose to get it out before then, it would cost me 400.0 - 71% more...
    Sissy1- over a year ago - in Implanon
  21. link Anabel_94
    im 17 and not sure......HELP
    Hi ia m 17 and going on 2 years with this birth control i weigh about 111, i have bad head aches and migrains i didnt think anything of it but i see im not the only one.....also my period is very strange its like unstable or sometthing and recently i - 41% more...
    Anabel_94- over a year ago - in Implanon
  22. link Amberharness
    i need help!!
    I have been so sick with every side effect also times 100 and NO dr believes me because nothing shows up and they say it can't be the implanon and it IS!! My dr is making me suffer another 3 weeks for a appt I am wondering if I go to the er will they - 19% more...
    Amberharness- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Implanon
  23. link Moomoomom
    Absolutely it is this nasty contraception!!! You know your body better than any doctor... I wish the doctors would sometimes sit back and LISTEN to us women who are screaming for help about what these drugs are doing to our bodies... I had my Implano - 76% more...
    Moomoomom- over a year ago
  24. link Madlyinlove
    Exactly how does Implanon Affect your Menstrual cycle?
    I was wondering, if a woman already had an irregular menstrual cycle, with month long gaps between periods, would the implanon be more likely to affect her with more irregularity to no more periods? or would it induce her period far more with week lo - 58% more...
    Madlyinlove- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Implanon
  25. link Ambrosiagirl
    I got implanon specifically because I'd heard that it stops most women from menstruating - perfect! It lived up to my expectations and I never had any problems with it. Unfortunately it has to be changed every 3 years, and when I got the second one p - 60% more...
    Ambrosiagirl- over a year ago
  26. link Miss_fae
    Implanon yeast, bacteria
    Strep throat 4 times in one year, yeast and bacteria infections, NUMEROUS UTI's. extremely moody, unhappy.
    Miss_fae- over a year ago - in Implanon