Implanon vs Nexplanon

Implanon
(Rx)
Nexplanon
(Rx)
Implanon is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Nexplanon is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.3
Slightly Satisfied
Concern level
3.5
Concern level
4.0
Approval Date
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July 17, 2006
July 17, 2006
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
54,377 Discussions
8,475 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
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Number of posts
Side Effects and Concerns
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Imp
Weight Gain
8
Cramping
4
Mood Swings
3
Depression
3
Headaches
2
Weight Loss
2
Nausea
2
Acne
2
Decreased Libido
1
Bloating
1
Nex
Weight Gain
10
Cramping
7
Mood Swings
5
Nausea
4
Acne
4
Headaches
4
Depression
4
Weight Loss
3
Bloating
2
Anxiety
2
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Implanon
Imp
Nexplanon
Nex
Weight Gain
Imp
Nex
8
10
Cramping
Imp
Nex
4
7
Mood Swings
Imp
Nex
3
5
Depression
Imp
Nex
3
4
Headaches
Imp
Nex
2
4
Weight Loss
Imp
Nex
2
3
Nausea
Imp
Nex
2
4
Acne
Imp
Nex
2
4
Decreased Libido
Imp
Nex
1
0
Bloating
Imp
Nex
1
2
Weight Gain
Nex
Imp
10
8
Cramping
Nex
Imp
7
4
Mood Swings
Nex
Imp
5
3
Nausea
Nex
Imp
4
2
Acne
Nex
Imp
4
2
Headaches
Nex
Imp
4
2
Depression
Nex
Imp
4
3
Weight Loss
Nex
Imp
3
2
Bloating
Nex
Imp
2
1
Anxiety
Nex
Imp
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Implanon and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Nexplanon and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection
Injection
Dosages
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Implant: 68 mg
Implant: 68 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Etonogestrel
Etonogestrel
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Implanon and Nexplanon: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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