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is a progesterone-based hormonal contraception
which is renewed every three years. If properly inserted and with no concomitant use of drugs that may reduce its effectiveness such as some TB, HIV and anti-seizure drugs, implanon has an effective rate of more than 99%. If the implanon was inserted by a medical personnel, there is no need to worry as modern emergency contraceptive
pills (such as Norlevo or levonorgestrel
) are progesterone based.