Nexplanon is a contraceptive that comes in the form of a small plastic rod which is implanted in the upper arm of women of childbearing age. The generic name of Nexplanon is Etonogestrel Implant. This form of contraception works similarly to other hormonal contraceptive methods, and produces small amounts of a hormone that prevents ovulation.
Drug Name: Nexplanon
Generic name: Etonogestrel