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Ganirelix acetate inj
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Drug Name:

Ganirelix acetate inj Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Ganirelix acetate 250mcg per 0.5mL; soln for SC inj.

Company:
Merck & Co., Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for Ganirelix acetate inj:

Inhibition of premature LH surges in women undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation.

Adult:

After initiating FSH on day 2 or 3 of the cycle: 250mcg once daily SC during the mid to late follicular phase. Continue until the day of hCG.

Children:

Not applicable.

Contraindications:

Pregnancy (Cat.X). Nursing mothers.

Warnings/Precautions:

Do complete gynecological and endocrinological exam first. Latex allergy.

Pharmacological Class:

GnRH antagonist.

Adverse Reactions:

Abdominal pain (gynecological), fetal death, headache, ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, vaginal bleeding, injection site reactions, nausea, GI pain.

How Supplied:

Prefilled syringe—1, 5, 50

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