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freaked out, was it just something i ate?

i have had the implant for seven months now, and i havent had a period in seven months...the main reason i got the implant (hated having periods). but lately im feeling very crappy..im bloated and nauseous throught out the day..also i have headaches, i cant sleep but when i do i wake up tierd. i have no energy, and to top all that off my breasts hurt and im having some cramps.. iv heard you can fall pregnant while on the implant,. but i dont know the first thing to look for if there was a pregnancy.or or anything else. please help!!!!!!
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replied April 30th, 2011
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
You can get pregnant while being on hormonal birth control. Your symptoms (bloating, nausea, headaches, sleep disturbances, increased sleepiness, breasts hurting, abdominal cramps, increased tiredness) could be suggestive of pregnancy too. Consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for a thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). If pregnancy gets confirmed, the Implant should be removed immediately.
Take care.



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