A contraceptive implant is an implantable medical device used for the purpose of
birth control. The implant may depend on the timed release of hormones to ...
Jul 13, 2011 ... Hormonal implants are a type of birth control in the shape of a tiny tube that is
placed under the skin of a woman's upper arm. The implant ...
The birth control implant (AKA Nexplanon) is a tiny, thin rod about the size of a
matchstick. The implant releases hormones into your body that prevent you from
The implant releases progestin, a hormone that keeps your ovaries from
releasing eggs and thickens your cervical mucus—which helps block sperm from
(etonogestrel implant)?. Learn more about NEXPLANON, a hormone releasing
birth control implant for use by women to prevent pregnancy for up to 3 years.
Jan 6, 2015 ... The hormonal implant is a matchstick-sized rod inserted under the skin of the
upper arm. It works in much the same way as the hormonal IUD, ...
The implant is a progestin-only long-acting reversible contraceptive method. It
consists of a single, matchstick-sized rod that contains the progestin etonogestrel
Contraceptive Implant consists of 1 or 2 small, flexible, hormone releasing
silicone rods, placed under the skin of the upper arm by a healthcare provider.
The contraceptive implant is a very effective, convenient and safe form of
contraception. A small operation is needed to insert a contraceptive implant.
The implant is a form of long-acting reversible contraception for women. This
page explains how the implant works and tells you how to get it.