This medication is used to treat certain fertility problems in women. It provides follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH) that help stimulate healthy ovaries to make eggs.
Headache, mild stomach pain/bloating, redness/pain at the injection site, breast tenderness, or dizziness may occur
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: other fertility problems (e.g., primary ovarian failure), abnormal uterine/vaginal bleeding, thyroid or adrenal gland problems, cancer of the reproductive organs (breast, uterus, ovary), tumor in the brain (e.g., pituitary tumor), ovarian cysts or enlarged ovaries (not due to polycystic ovary syndrome), twisting of the ovary (ovarian torsion), personal/family history of blood clots, blood clotting disorders (such as thrombophilia), obesity, stroke, certain heart diseases (e.g., heart attack), lung problems (e.g., asthma).
You should not use in a condition called primary ovarian failure
You should not use this ifyou have a cancer of the breast, uterus, or ovary
You should not use this if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
This drug is known to cause issues during pregnancy, therefore please do not take this drug if you are pregnant.
Some products that may interact with this drug include, Carbamazepine,Phenytoin,Warfarin,Rifampicin,Testosterone,Amphetamine,Antacids containing calcium/magnesium/aluminum.