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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