Norplant

What is Norplant?

Norplant is a form of birth control developed by Sheldon J. Segal at the Population Council beginning in 1966, with the first clinical trial in Chile in 1974.

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I put norplant in April 2008 and removed it in April 2010. I did not have my periods for 2 years and after removing my periods were irregular. I...

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Yes. It can cause anovulation if taken for a full month but is not a reliable contraceptive. You can try from the...

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implant I've got the implant, and have had it on for a year after I had a abortion.and latley I've been needing to wee more can't stop eating have...

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So to summarize, you had a Norplant placed about one year ago, and have developed frequency...

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I am using NORPLANT but I continue to bleed, my doctor gave me norethisterone and cyclokapron, he said I should stop one of the tabs if my blood...

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iam a 37 year old female 5'7 160. in good health and active. store manager on my feet 8 _10 hours a day 6 days a week the past months ive been...

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Hi Doctor, I removed my jadelle contraceptive which i had been using for the past 4 yrs after persistent heavy bleeding and heart thumping. Since...

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i went to a gyna,was advised to take ova care,duphaston10mg and vitamin e.my periods are irregular and haven't conceived since removal of jadelle...

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Hi, I would like to know the best medicines available for contraception ? Are there such medicines which do not have side effects ?

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I want to know some names of good birth control pills for daily usage without any side effects. It is known that some Birth control pills may cause...

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I feel like I have been urinating a lot lately. I'm on the nexplanon implant and I've had it for about 7 months now. My period was very irregular...

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