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Ganirelix (Systemic)

Brand Names : Antagon

Description and Brand Names | Before Using | Proper Use | Precautions | Side Effects

  • Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist

Ganirelix (ga-ni-REL-iks)is used as a fertility medicine to prevent premature luteinizing hormone (LH) surges in women undergoing the fertility procedure of controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. LH is involved in ovulation, which is the development of eggs in the ovaries. Ganirelix may help reduce the need for follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) , which is also involved in ovulation.

Ganirelix is available only with your doctor's prescription in the following dosage form:

  • For injection (U.S)

Brand Names

Some commonly used brand names are:

In the U.S. -

  • Antagon

† Not commercially available in Canada.


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Ganirelix: Before Using

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