I have had the implanon implant in for almost two years taking norethisterone along side as my periods were out of control, I take them 28 days a month and then stop to have a period, almost like the pill. although this time I stopped taking them and it's been 5 days and i've not started my period yet. I took two pregnancy tests as I was concerned and they both came back negative. Should I be worried? Could this just be the implant messing with my periods? Any feedback would be appreciated.
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Pregnancy chances are possible while being on Implanon (contraceptive failure). Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If you do not get periods within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
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