Luteal phase was supported by 300 mg micronized vaginal progesterone pessaries (Susten; Sun Pharmaceuticals) twice daily and 10 mg oral dydrogesterone (Duphaston
; Solvay Pharma India Ltd., India) three times a day until day 14 post-embryo transfer.
Solvay's other top-selling drugs include the Parkinson's disease treatment Duodopa and hormone therapy drugs AndroGel and Duphaston
. Last week's announcement is the latest in a string of mergers and acquisitions, as cash-rich pharmaceutical companies race to acquire new products amid looming patent expirations.
will market pharmaceutical products like Duphaston
(R) Duvalidan (R), Vertin (R), and Colospa (R).
"I was working in a maternity hospital and one of the gynaecologists suggested I try a drug called Duphaston
Even though the Generic Drugs Act restricts prescription responsibility to doctors, the women easily obtained a variety of combined pills (Gestex, Duphaston
, Femenal, Promolut N and Proseckon) from pharmacies-and even from sales clerks-by requesting pamparegla.