MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL is an injection
MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL is a highly purified preparation of naturally derived gonadotropins, called hMG. MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL contains equal amounts of two kinds of hormonal activity: follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), which helps stimulate egg production, and luteinizing hormone (LH), which helps the eggs mature and release. MENOPUR helps stimulate eggs to mature in women whose ovaries are basically healthy but are unable to develop eggs. It is not used for women who suffer from ovarian failure.
MENOPUR is usually used together with human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), and is indicated for the development of multiple follicles and pregnancy in women participating in an Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) program. MENOPUR can also be used to stimulate the production of sperm in men who have functioning testes but in whom hormonal stimulation is deficient.
MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL is sold as packaged by the manufacturer in boxes of 5 X 75iu vials of MENOPUR. Price is only one vial. Dilutant/solvent is also included.
The Difference Between US and European MENOPUR
MENOPUR cost on LiveIVF is made by Ferring Pharmaceuticals. It is a brand medication, not generic. The drug composition is exactly the same as MENOPUR in the US but the packaging may vary slightly.
MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL is available for purchase as individual vials.
MENOPUR 75 IU VIAL is packaged in boxes of 10 vials, individual vials are not available for purchase.
Uses & Indications:
MENOPUR cost helps treat fertility problems. MENOPUR is a medication containing follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH) needed for healthy ovaries to produce eggs. MENOPUR is normally used in combination with an HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin-hCG) drug. It helps women who are trying to conceive but are having fertility issues by bringing about the growth and release of a mature egg (ovulation).
Common MENOPUR ivf fertility side effects include: Headache, mild stomach pain/bloating, redness/pain at the injection site, breast tenderness, or dizziness.
Serious MENOPUR side effects that require medical attention include: Flu-like symptoms including fever, chills, joint pain, muscle ache and tiredness, weakness on one side of the body, slurred speech, sudden vision changes, sudden severe headache, pain/swelling of the calf muscles, chest pain, shortness of breath or signs of OHSS (Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome).
Symptoms of OHSS to watch out for include: Severe pain/swelling in the lower abdominal (pelvic) area, nausea/vomiting, sudden/rapid weight gain and change in the amount of urine.
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