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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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I have had the inplanion 3 years I only have

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Hello I have had the inplanion for nearly 3 years I only have 4 months left on it but I feel pregnant and look pregnant is this even a possibility
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.

Hi. We can continue after this if you'd like but the answer is yes it is possible that you're pregnant. At the three year point, although the implanon is still very effective, that efficacy starts to wane. You need to take a pregnancy test and, if positive, see your doctor about that