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levonorgestrel-implant, Norplant (cont.)

OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US national poison hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canadian residents should call their local poison control center directly.

NOTES: A physical exam including a breast exam, pelvic exam and a pap smear will be done prior to starting this medication and should be repeated annually.

MISSED DOSE: The benefit of this medication is that it does not have to be taken routinely. Missed doses are not an issue.

STORAGE: Before implantation, store this medication at room temperature away from heat and moisture.


Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005



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