depot injection


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de·pot in·jec·tion

an injection of a substance in a vehicle that tends to keep it at the site of injection so that absorption occurs over a prolonged period.

de·pot in·jec·tion

(dē'pō in-jek'shŭn)
An injection of a substance in a vehicle that tends to keep it at the site of injection so that absorption occurs over a prolonged period.

depot injection

A drug formulation that allows gradual absorption, over a long period, from a quantity deposited by injection under the skin or in a muscle. Many drugs and hormones can be given in this way.

de·pot in·jec·tion

(dē'pō in-jek'shŭn)
Injection of substance in a vehicle that tends to keep it at site so absorption is prolonged.
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Esterification of a - estradiol targets to progress absorption after oral management or to withstand issue from intramuscular depot injections. In addition, a - estradiol is also used in hormone therapy for transgender, as a constituent of oral contraceptive pills for averting pregnancy.
The Mumbai-based generics maker bought the Dutch firm Nanomi BV in 2014 for developing depot injections.
A core component of the MAA submission is the positive results from a randomized, double-blind, double-dummy study of weekly and monthly CAM2038 depot injections versus daily treatment with sublingual buprenorphine/naloxone in 428 adult patients with opioid use disorder.
In May 2005, Dixon's mother died he then started to rack up debts and asked for depot injections to stop.
There are also highly effective depot injections which, in a recent study, were shown to work really well for women like you.
There are also highly effective depot injections (which slowly release hormones over several months) and which, in a recent study, were shown to work well for women who feel their family is complete.
Long-acting LHRH agonists, such as goserelin, have been used for locally advanced and metastatic prostate cancer for many years and are the main forms of ADT.[sup.1,2] They are synthetic analogues of LHRH and are given as depot injections on a 1, 3 or 6 monthly basis.

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