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General Information on Ganirelix Acetate Injection

Generic Name : Ganirelix Acetate Injection

Pronunciation : GA-ni-REL-ix

Latest prescription information about Ganirelix Acetate Injection. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
Therapeutic Classification : Proteins

Trade Names/Brand Names of Ganirelix Acetate Injection

International- Ganirelix.

Why is Ganirelix Acetate Injection Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist, prescribed for infertility. It works by stimulating ovaries.

When should Ganirelix Acetate Injection not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with known or suspected pregnancy and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Ganirelix Acetate Injection?

SC- Adult- The recommended dose is 250 µg may be administered subcutaneously once daily.

How should Ganirelix Acetate Injection be taken?

It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider under the skin.

What are the warnings and precautions for Ganirelix Acetate Injection?

• Caution should be exercised in patients with any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Patient may develop with increased risk of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) with the following symptoms: stomach pain, bloating, or swelling, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea, decreased urination or dark urine, shortness of breath; or sudden weight gain.

• Monitor complete blood cell counts and hormone levels regularly while taking this medication.

What are the side effects of Ganirelix Acetate Injection?

Abdominal pain, death, headache, vaginal bleeding, injection site reactions, nausea.

What are the other precautions for Ganirelix Acetate Injection?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Ganirelix Acetate Injection?

Store at 25°C.

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