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Periods but no ovulation after Implanon?
I had Implanon for about 2 years after giving birth to my second daughter, and my husband and I are ready to try for a third. About six weeks ago I had it removed, and I had what appeared to be a normal period the same day, except with no cramping. While on Implanon, I did get very irregular periods much like this, not very heavy and never with cramping, but of widely varying length. It lasted about 3 days and wasn't exceptionally heavy. Afterward, I am certain I did not ovulate, as I never got the EWCM I know to look for, and also I'm pretty sure we were trying often enough that if I had ovulated something would have happened. (I know, not a guarantee, but put both things together and I'm pretty sure there was no ovulation.) However, about 3 weeks after the date of removal I got another period. This one did have slight cramping on the first day but nothing else. Again, it lasted about 3 days or so, and once again, ever since I have not noticed any signs of ovulation. I have not actually taken an ovulation test, but I have been checking regularly for changes in CM, and have simply gone back and forth between very dry and somewhat creamy/sticky with small chunks in it (not infection-like, like normal dry, sticky mucus). It has been about 3 weeks since the start of my second period. I know it can take a while to go back to normal, but with my Mirena removal after my first child I ovulated around 6 weeks later within a normal cycle, and most people I hear who are not ovulating right away don't have periods either, but I have had two. Is there any way to know what is really going on?