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    Posted on: March 09, 2011 - Archived Toolkit

    Decisions for Norplant programs

    countries, especially Indonesia, Thailand, and the US.  Almost 1.8 million women use Norplant.  23 countries ... Groups audience:  INFO Project Publications Toolkit This issue of Population Reports is dedicated ... to Norplant, a new contraceptive.  Norplant is either widely available or its use is quickly increasing in 14 ...

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    Posted on: November 30, 2009

    Norplant

    Developed in 1983 by The Population Council, Norplant was the first contraceptive implant. First ... of Norplant in 2007 and replaced it with Jadelle, a contraceptive implant with two-rods (2.5 mm x 43 mm) each ... approved in Finland, Norplant consisted of six capsules (2.4 mm x 34 mm) each containing 36 mg ...

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    Posted on: February 14, 2011 - Archived Toolkit

    Implants: The Next Generation

    (II)®. By 2008 Norplant®, the six-capsule implant system, first introduced in mid-1980s, will no longer ... be available. Like Norplant, the new implants are highly effective, and like Norplant, they alter bleeding ... are introducing the new one- or two-rod implant systems Implanon®, Jadelle®, and in some countries Sino-Implant ...

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    Posted on: February 10, 2014

    “Two is Enough”: Rights-based family planning in Indonesia

    “Two is Enough”: Rights-based family planning in Indonesia Blog Series:  K4Health Highlights Young ... Enable Zoom:  During the 1970s and 1980s, Indonesia’s intensive top-down family planning (FP) program ... and even hosted its own National Summit for FP last year. Why the renewed focus on FP in Indonesia ...

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    Posted on: April 26, 2018

    A Chicken or Egg Dilemma: Reducing Commodity Costs When Scaling Up New Contraceptive Methods

    District of Rappocini, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Women receive contraceptive implants ... implants on the market. Until 2009, however, it was only registered in China and Indonesia. To make ... Series:  Contraceptive Technology Innovation Women receive contraceptive implants in the Sub-Karunrung ...

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    Posted on: February 28, 2018

    Biodegradable Implants: A Novel Idea Revisited

    Biodegradable Implants: A Novel Idea Revisited Blog Series:  Contraceptive Technology Innovation ... February 27, 2018 Enable Zoom:  Use of contraceptive implants has increased dramatically over the past ... where the addition of implants is increasing the diversity of the long-acting contraceptive method mix. ...

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    Posted on: March 09, 2011 - Archived Toolkit

    Norplant at a Glance

    Groups audience:  INFO Project Publications Toolkit  Norplant is a set of contraceptive ... implants-six capsules filled with levonorgestrel, one of the hormones most widely used in birth control pills. ... Pages:  Series K: Injectables & Implants Organization:  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public ...

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    Posted on: June 01, 2016

    When “the Longer, the Better” Is Best: Extended Use of LARCs

    Ethiopia, proudly shows off her arm where Norplant is implanted. © 2005 Virginia Lamprecht, Courtesy ... with short-acting methods such as oral contraceptive pills or condoms. The contraceptive implant Implanon® and its ...

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    Posted on: April 08, 2016

    The Key Role of Health Workers in Providing Long-Acting Reversible Contraception

    as part of the Improving Contraceptive Method Mix (ICMM) Project in Indonesia. Photo: Universitas ... Indonesia A researcher conducts an in-depth interview with a midwife in Kediri, East Java as part ... of the Improving Contraceptive Method Mix (ICMM) Project in Indonesia. Photo: Universitas Indonesia Date Taken:  ...

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    Posted on: May 13, 2019

    Contraceptive Implants Technical Consultation: Addressing Barriers to Service Delivery as Implants Move to Scale

    Groups audience:  Implants Toolkit Contraceptive implants are playing an increasingly important ... availability of implants has contributed to the diversification of many countries’ method mix, and from ... implants. To meet the continued demand for contraceptive implants, more attention to underutilized ...