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Nexplanon

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Nexplanon

Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

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

CONTRAINDICATIONS

NEXPLANON 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 progestinsensitive cancer, now or in the past
  • Allergic reaction to any of the components of NEXPLANON [see ADVERSE REACTIONS]
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/25/2016

Overdosage
Contraindications

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