NEXPLANON can be removed at any time by your health care provider during the 3-year period, but must be removed by the end of the third year. Removal of NEXPLANON involves a minor procedure in which your health care provider makes a small incision in your arm where NEXPLANON is located.
Then, how much does it cost to get nexplanon removed at Planned Parenthood?
Getting your birth control implant — also called Nexplanon — can cost anywhere between $0 and $1,300. Implant removal can cost between $0 and $300.
Likewise, will the ER take out my nexplanon?
You may elect to have the Nexplanon removed at any time. A visit with a health care provider is needed to have the Nexplanon removed. Emergency care is always available if you should need it.
How long can nexplanon stay in after it expires?
Nexplanon works for 5 years, and a nurse or doctor must remove it once it expires. You can also get your implant taken out any time before then if you want to get pregnant or stop using it.
Can you take your implant out yourself?
A specially trained doctor or nurse must take it out. The doctor or nurse will feel your arm to locate the implant and then give you a local anaesthetic injection in the area where the implant is. They will then make a tiny cut in your skin and gently pull the implant out.