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Abnormal vaginal discharge, changing in color, odor, texture. Due to implanon birth control?

i ve had abnormal vaginal discharge for the passed 3 months. it s always changing color/texture/odor. sometimes it causes discomfort, sometimes it doesn t. i went to my obgyn and she took a sample and said everything looked normal. but it s definitely not normal. i do have implanon . might that be related? i am always well hydrated, i very much limit my sugar intake. what else could it be?!
Asked On : Mon, 4 Feb 2013
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i would suggest get a high vaginal swab done, it will show if there is anything abnormal growing in the discharge or it is a normal discharge.
yes implanon can give you vaginal discharge due to hormone imbalances it causes.
sometimes hygiene could be the problem using scented soaps to wash the vagina or too much of vaginal douching can cause a discharge to be there.
you can get a vaginal solution to use to reduce the uneasy feeling.
hope to have answered your query
get well soon and takecare.
Answered: Tue, 5 Feb 2013
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