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implanon time is almost up, taking elmiron

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I was recently told that I may have interstitial cystitis (IC) and my doctor gave me Elmiron to try and control my flair ups but 3 days I go I had unprotected sex with my boyfriend and I'm afraid I could end up being pregnant. I'm on to implanon as a form of birth control but the 3 years is almost up where I need to get a new one. Could the Elmiron be dangerous to take if I am pregnant? And if I am pregnant I wanna get off the birth control right away.
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replied June 8th, 2014
Birth Control Answer A47743
Hi, and thanks for your query on eHealth forum!

You must wait for the next due date of your periods and if you miss them take a pregnancy test and see. If you are pregnant, then before stopping the drug, please consult your gynecologist and urologist regarding this. Also, you can get the Implanon removed. Hope this helps. Take care!


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