Clinical experience and acceptability of the etonogestrel subdermal contraceptive implant

  title={Clinical experience and acceptability of the etonogestrel subdermal contraceptive implant},
  author={J. B. O. Flores and M. L. Balderas and M. C. Bonilla and L. V{\'a}zquez-Estrada},
  journal={International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics},
  • J. B. O. Flores, M. L. Balderas, +1 author L. Vázquez-Estrada
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics
  • OBJECTIVE To evaluate efficacy, adverse effects, and user continuation rate of an etonogestrel subdermal single-rod contraceptive implant. [...] Key MethodMETHODS A total of 417 healthy volunteers of childbearing age were included in this multicenter trial. After implant insertion, the women were followed up during the 3 years of contraceptive action. At each visit, clinical findings, side effects, and bleeding patterns were recorded.Expand Abstract
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