menotropin


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menotropin

An obsolete preparation with a high content of follicle-stimulating hormone purified from (human) postmenopausal urine, formerly used in conjunction with human chorionic gonadotropin to treat infertility.
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since the advent of embryo cryopreservation in the late 1980s, physicians have generally not offered their patients the choice to donate fresh embryos to research, since this choice could decrease their patients' chances of pregnancy or increase their risk of harm because of the additional cycles of menotropin drugs and oocyte retrieval surgery that may be required if the current treatment does not result in a child.
At Aetna, advanced infertility benefits, such as in-vitro fertilization and menotropin injections to stimulate ovulation, are available by rider for employer groups to purchase on behalf of employees," Armstrong said.
In all, five different gonadotropins were given to stimulate the growth of the follicles: 8 patients with human menopausal gonadotropin, Inductor[R] (Pharmagyne, Paris, France); 7 patients with a human postmenopausal gonadotropin, Neopergonal[R] (Serono, Boulogne, France); 15 patients with the menotropin Humegon[R] (Organon, Fresnes, France); 4 patients with urinary purified FSH, Fertiline[R] (Pharmagyne); and 7 patients with highly purified urinary human FSH, Urofollitropin[R] (Metrodine; Serono).
A prospective randomized noninferiority study comparing recombinant FSH and highly purified menotropin in intrauterine insemination cycles in couples with unexplained infertility and/or mild-moderate male factor.
European and Israeli Study Group on Highly Purified Menotropin versus Recombinant Follicle-Stimulating Hormone.
Luteinizing Hormone (LH) is being used as part of menotropin preparations together with FSH or alone if profound LH deficiency has been diagnosed.
Economic evaluation of highly purified menotropin compared with recombinant follicle stimulating hormone in assisted reproduction.
com/research/zxx75f/investigation) has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China's Menotropins Market, 2010-2019" report to their offering.
follitropin alpha injection (Gonal-f; EMD Serono, Geneva, Switzerland), and/or menotropins for injection (Menopur; Ferring, Saint-Prex, Switzerland).
After she was given menotropins, she soon became pregnant.
MENOPUR is contraindicated in women who have: a high FSH level indicating primary ovarian failure, presence of uncontrolled non-gonadal endocrinopathies, tumors of the pituitary gland or hypothalamus, sex hormone dependent tumors of the reproductive tract and accessory organs, abnormal uterine bleeding of undetermined origin, ovarian cysts or enlargement of undetermined origin, not due to polycystic ovary syndrome, or prior hypersensitivity to menotropins or MENOPUR.
MENOPUR is contraindicated in women who have prior hypersensitivity to menotropins or MENOPUR.