How effective is Implanon for Birth Control ?

245 Implanon users have rated its effectiveness for Birth control.

Overall ratings: 4.5/5
Long term ratings: 4.5/5

This is a reivew of how effective Implanon (etonogestrel) is for Birth control and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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On Apr, 25, 2018

245 people are studied for taking Implanon in Birth control

Overall effectiveness (number of people)

Does Implanon work for your Birth control (overall)?

Long term effectiveness (number of people)

Does Implanon work for your Birth control (long term)?

Implanon effectiveness for Birth control (number of people)

  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 2
  • moderate: 15
  • high: 85
  • very high: 142
Long Term:
  • not at all: 0
  • somewhat: 0
  • moderate: 10
  • high: 63
  • very high: 93

Gender of people who take Implanon for Birth control *

  • female: 99.59 %
  • male: 0.41000000000000003 %

Age of people who take Implanon for Birth control *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.41000000000000003 %
  • 10-19: 14.29 %
  • 20-29: 61.22 %
  • 30-39: 20.0 %
  • 40-49: 3.67 %
  • 50-59: 0.41000000000000003 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Who finds Implanon more effective for Birth Control?

Gender of people who take Implanon for Birth control *

  • female: 99.56 %
  • male: 0.44 %

Age of people who take Implanon for Birth control *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.44 %
  • 10-19: 13.22 %
  • 20-29: 62.11 %
  • 30-39: 20.26 %
  • 40-49: 3.52 %
  • 50-59: 0.44 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Implanon has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Implanon 9,826 users)

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