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The Contraceptive Implant in Zimbabwe

An implant is a small plastic rod or capsule that is inserted under the skin of the upper arm. It is an easy, discreet, incredibly effective, long-lasting, and reversible method, which can last up to three, four, or five years, depending on the type.
The Contraceptive Implant in Zimbabwe

Is the implant widely available in Zimbabwe?

Yes, the implant is available at clinics, gynecology centers, and the offices of Population Services Zimbabwe.

Do I need a prescription to buy an implant in Zimbabwe?

No, you don’t need a prescription to buy an implant.

Is there an age restriction for accessing the implant in Zimbabwe?

If you are under the age of 16, you need parental consent to access the implant.

How much does an implant cost in Zimbabwe?

An implant can cost around 20 to 60 Zimbabwean dollars.

What are the different implant brands available in Zimbabwe?

The most widely available brands in Zimbabwe are Jadelle, Implanon, and Levoplant.
Jadelle Implant available for family planning in ZimbabweImplanon implant available in ZimbabweLevoplant Implant available in Zimbabwe

Who can I contact for more information about the implant in Zimbabwe?

For more information on this or any other contraceptive method, you can contact Population Services Zimbabwe (and their Blue Star social franchise). WhatsApp: +263 772145222. Toll free: +263 808 0019.

Where can I read more about this method?

If you want more information about the implant, click here.

What can I do in the case of an unplanned pregnancy?

Visit safe2choose.org to speak with an expert counselor about the abortion options available in this country. Counselors can also be contacted via email (write to info@safe2choose.org) or via live chat at safe2choose.org/abortion-counseling.