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Birth control interactions

Patient: I have had the nexplanon birth control implant for 6 months and have had bleeding/spotting the entire time. My regular doctor recently prescribed me a birth control pill (estrogen and progesterone) in addition to the nexplanon to see if it would stop the bleeding. I was unable to have a detailed conversation with her about it. Is there anything I should worry about taking the pill while still having the implant?

 

 

Symptoms: Bleeding/spotting for 6 months

 

 

Doctor:

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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