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What are the benefits of Nexplonan implant birth control?

The primary benefits of the Nexplanon (etonogestrel) implant for birth control are duration and effectiveness. Data indicate that fewer than 1 percent of women using the implant become pregnant during the first year of use. Also, this device is designed for long-term contraception as it is approved for three years of use.

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Nexplanon is an insert placed in your arm that releases progesterone.
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