Can you get pregnant on the implant? What happens if it expires?

hand holding pregnancy test

What’s the lowdown? The implant (Nexplanon) is more than 99% effective so the chances of getting pregnant with the implant in your arm is fewer than 1 in 100 – those chances increase if it isn’t replaced after 3 years A common side effect of the implant is lighter or fewer periods – so if […]

Contraceptive implant – a guide to fitting and removal

Contraceptive Implant Removal

Is an implant painful to fit? Can I remove my implant early if it’s giving me mood swings? Can I get an infection? These might be some of the questions whizzing through your mind when deciding if the implant is a suitable method of contraception for you.