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Effectiveness: 99.9%

A small, flexible plastic rod put under the skin of the inside, upper part of the users arm. It prevents pregnancy for 3 years. It works by preventing ovulation.


Availability: Prescription only (not available at all doctor offices)

Cause of Failures: User doesn’t have the implant removed after 3 years

STI Prevention: None

Note: Minor surgical procedure to have it placed and removed in a doctors office or clinic.

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