Implanon Safety Information and Side Effects

Implanon Safety Information


Medical Device Complication ( 674 reports)    ➢ More

Medical Device Complication, Device Deployment Issue, Device Dislocation, Device Difficult To Use

This case suggests a potential Implanon Medical Device Complication side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): contraception and used Implanon (dosage: Unk) starting Oct 29, 2010. Soon after starting Implanon the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Medical Device Complication
  • Device Deployment Issue
  • Device Dislocation
  • Device Difficult To Use
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Implanon demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Medical Device Complication, may still occur.

Metrorrhagia ( 427 reports)    ➢ More

Surgery, Mood Swings, Metrorrhagia, Medical Device Complication, Loss Of Libido, Amenorrhoea

Adverse event was reported on Mar 04, 2014 by a Female taking Implanon (Dosage: 1 Df, Unk) . Location: DE , 29 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Implanon side effects: surgery, mood swings, metrorrhagia, medical device complication, loss of libido, amenorrhoea.

Device Difficult To Use ( 390 reports)    ➢ More

Medical Device Complication, Device Deployment Issue, Device Dislocation, Device Difficult To Use

This Device Difficult To Use problem was reported by a health professional from US. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): contraception.On Oct 29, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Implanon (dosage: Unk). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Implanon, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Medical Device Complication
  • Device Deployment Issue
  • Device Dislocation
  • Device Difficult To Use
Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Device Difficult To Use, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

Menorrhagia ( 351 reports)    ➢ More

Menorrhagia, Amenorrhoea

A case of a 18-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: contraception and was treated with Implanon (dosage: 1 Rod Up To 3 Years, Right Arm) starting 201102. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Menorrhagia
  • Amenorrhoea
This opens a possibility that Implanon could cause Menorrhagia and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

Amenorrhoea ( 320 reports)    ➢ More

Menorrhagia, Amenorrhoea

on Mar 12, 2014 a Female from US , 18 years of age, weighting 120.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Implanon. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Implanon side effects: menorrhagia, amenorrhoea. Implanon dosage: 1 Rod Up To 3 Years, Right Arm.

Common Implanon Side Effects

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Medical Device Complication (674)
Metrorrhagia (427)
Device Difficult To Use (390)
Menorrhagia (351)
Amenorrhoea (320)
Weight Increased (312)
Menstruation Irregular (298)
No Adverse Event (298)
Device Breakage (270)
Device Dislocation (267)
Pregnancy With Implant Contraceptive (261)
Headache (251)
Unintended Pregnancy (246)
Abortion Spontaneous (218)
Implant Site Pain (210)
Nausea (165)
Device Deployment Issue (143)
Pain In Extremity (134)
Dizziness (127)
Product Quality Issue (126)
Mood Swings (125)
Haemorrhage (125)
Depression (120)
Vaginal Haemorrhage (119)
Hypoaesthesia (116)
Weight Decreased (99)
Abdominal Pain (90)
Back Pain (81)
Complication Of Device Removal (79)
Device Kink (77)
Medical Device Removal (74)
Fatigue (74)
Pain (73)
Ovarian Cyst (72)
Alopecia (71)
Implant Site Pruritus (70)
Abortion Induced (70)
Muscle Spasms (69)
Dysmenorrhoea (64)
Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (61)
Acne (61)
Menstruation Delayed (59)
Abdominal Pain Upper (57)
Vomiting (56)
Migraine (56)
Menstrual Disorder (55)
Paraesthesia (54)
Convulsion (53)
Chest Pain (52)
Anxiety (52)

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