Drugs & Hormones

Bromocriptine Mesylate

Ergot alkaloids Parlodel©, Ergoset© Tablets or capsules Corrective for ovarian dysfunction as a result of elevated prolactin levels (hyperprolactinemia) with: no indication of pituitar... [more]

Viagra Babies?

By now, anyone who is online, reads a newspaper, or has a television knows what Viagra is -- Pfizer's brand name for sildenafil citrate, it was 1998's highly touted wonder drug, and is used... [more]

Clomiphene Citrate: The Valium of the 21st Century?

What a drag it is getting old! Kids are different today," I hear every mother say, Mother needs something today to calm her down. And 'though she's not really ill, there's a little ye... [more]

Recombinant FSH (hFSH)

Human recombinant follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) Follistim® (mfg. Organon), Puregon® (mfg. Organon), Gonal-F® (mfg. Serono) Subcutaneous or intramuscular injection Demonstrated ovula... [more]

Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

Progesterone derivative Provera ® , Depo-Provera 2.5, 5, or 10 mg Oral tablets (Provera) or intramuscular injection (Depo-Provera) Secondary amenorrhea (Provera), Contraception (Depo-Pr... [more]

Progesterone

Crinone® (mfg. Wyeth-Ayerst), Prometrium (mfg. Solvay) Oil injections, suppositories, and oral troches, compounded at individual pharmacies. Demonstrated ovulatory dysfunction with: No ... [more]

Instructions on Using Injectable Drugs

Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water. If using a new bottle for the first time, flip off the plastic cover to expose the gray rubber stopper. Wipe metal ring and rubber stopper with ... [more]

Human Menopausal Gonadotropins (hMG)

Human menotropic gonadotropins Humegon ® (mfg. Organon), Pergonal ® (mfg. Serono), Repronex ® (mfg. Ferring) Intramuscular injection Humegon, Pergonal & Repronex; Subcutaneous inje... [more]

Human FSH (hFSH)

Human urofollitropins Fertinex®, Metrodin HP® (mfg. Serono) Subcutaneous injection Demonstrated ovulatory dysfunction with: No current pregnancy No evidence of primary ovarian failure... [more]

Human Chorionic Gonadotropin hCG

Chorionic gonadotropin Profasi® (mfg. Serono), Pregnyl® (mfg. Organon), Novarel® (mfg. Ferring), A.P.L.® (mfg. Wyeth-Ayerst) Intramuscular injection Demonstrated ovulatory dysfunction wi... [more]

Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Analog (GnRH-a)

Synthetic nonapeptide analog of naturally occurring gonadotropin releasing hormone Lupron©, Lupron Depot©, Goserelin©, Naferelin©, Synarel©, Zoladex© Subcutaneous or intramuscular injecti... [more]

Clomiphene Citrate

Non-steroidal, anti-estrogen ovulation stimulation Clomid ® (mfg. Hoescht Marion Roussel), Serophene ® (mfg. Serono), Milophene ® (mfg. Milex) Small, 50mg tablet Demonstrated ovulatory d... [more]

How Metformin Can Help You Conceive

Creating a family is supposed to be so natural. The wonder of a woman’s body and its ability to create life is nothing short of awesome. When they tell you about sexual reproduction i... [more]


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