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General Information on Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension

Generic Name : Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension

Pronunciation : TRIP-toe-REL-in

Latest prescription information about Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension. 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 : Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist

Trade Names/Brand Names of Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension

India : 

International : 

Trelstar

Why is Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a synthetic analogue of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist, prescribed for prostate cancer. It works by decreasing the amount of certain hormones in the body.

When should Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in pregnant women and patients with known hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension?

IM- The recommended dose is 11.25 mg.

How should Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension be taken?

It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider into the large muscle.

What are the warnings and precautions for Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension?

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of urinary problems, spinal cord problems, heart problems, blood vessel problems, stroke, diabetes, high blood sugar, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

It may cause dizziness or vision changes, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Patient may develop with increased risk of stroke or fatal heart problem; consult with your healthcare provider before taking this medication.

For diabetic patients, dose changes may be needed.

Monitor testosterone, prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels, hemoglobin A1c, or blood glucose regularly while taking this medication.

What are the side effects of Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension?

  Application Site: Injection site pain.
  Body as a Whole: Hot flush, leg pain, pain, back pain, fatigue, chest pain, weakness, swelling in the extremities.
  Heart: High blood pressure, fluid retention.
  Central Nervous System: Headache, dizziness, leg cramps.
  Gastrointestinal: Nausea, constipation, indigestion, diarrhea, abdominal pain.
  Metabolic: Swelling in the legs, Increased level of liver enzyme.
  Musculoskeletal: Skeletal pain, joint pain, muscle pain.
  Psychiatric: Decreased libido, impotence, sleeplessness, loss of appetite.
  Respiratory: Coughing, difficulty in breathing, inflammation of pharynx.
  Skin: Rash.
  Genitourinary: Painful urination, urinary retention, breast pain, breast enlargement in male.
  Eye: Eye pain and inflammation.

What are the other precautions for Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Triptorelin Pamoate for Injectable Suspension?

Store at 20 - 25C. Do not freeze.

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setareh50, Iran, Islamic Republic of

Hello,I want to register TRELSTAR in IRAN,what should i do?thanks a lot.

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