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Implanon




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

Overdosage may result if more than 1 implant is inserted. In case of suspected overdose, the implant should be removed.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

IMPLANON should not be used in women who have

  • Known or suspected pregnancy
  • Current or past history of thrombosis or thromboembolic disorders
  • Liver tumors, benign or malignant, or active liver disease
  • Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding
  • Known or suspected breast cancer, personal history of breast cancer, or other progestin-sensitive cancer, now or in the past
  • Allergic reaction to any of the components of IMPLANON [see ADVERSE REACTIONS]

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/21/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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