The use of nomegestrol acetate subdermal contraceptive implant, uniplant, during lactation.

@article{AbdelAleem1996TheUO,
  title={The use of nomegestrol acetate subdermal contraceptive implant, uniplant, during lactation.},
  author={Hany Abdel-Aleem and M Abol-Oyoun el-S and Mamdouh M Shaaban and M el-Saeed and Malak I. Shoukry and Ali Makhlouf and H. Thabet Salem},
  journal={Contraception},
  year={1996},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={281-6}
}
Uniplant is a single contraceptive implant intended for one year use. It contains the progestogen nomegestrol acetate. The clinical performance and the effect of its use during the first postpartum year on breastfeeding performance and growth and health of the infants were studied and compared to the findings in a parallel group who used an intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) in a prospective, non-randomized study. This was carried out in Assiut, Egypt. Two-hundred-forty fully breastfeeding… CONTINUE READING