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I was on the implanon for 6 years til june I got it removed.

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I was on the implanon for 6 years til june I got it removed. now its been 4 months without birth control and me and my husband been trying to have a baby. every month I been having a regular 28 days cycle but this month I was late 6 days and now is having heavy bleeding, mild cramps, nausea. i have taken a pregnancy test today and it came back negative but could i still be pregnant?
JA: Have you been keeping a personal medical record?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 10 months ago.


the test result is reliable at this time, so you can exclude pregnancy. It´s very likely that this bleeding and the symptoms are due to a hormonal imbalance, so you should just await the further progress. Using monk´s pepper (Vitex agnus-castus, otc at pharmacy) has a regulating effect on the cycle and so can rise the chance to get pregnant.

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