Brand Names : Trelstar Depot
Triptorelin (TRIP-toe-rel-in)is similar to a hormone normally released
from the hypothalamus gland.
When given regularly to men, triptorelin decreases testosterone levels.
Reducing the amount of testosterone in the body is one way of treating cancer
of the prostate.
Triptorelin is to be given only under the supervision of your doctor.
It is to be injected into a muscle and is available in the following dosage
Some commonly used brand names are:
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