Zerelin 5mg Injection

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Zerelin 5mg Injection

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2200
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Zerelin Injection

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Uses of Zerelin Injection

Zerelin 5mg Injection is used for endometriosis and female infertility.
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Side effects of Zerelin Injection

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Decreased libido, Testicular atrophy, Increased sweating, Fatigue, Muscle weakness, Bone pain, Erectile dysfunction, Hot flashes, Injection site pain.

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How to use Zerelin Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Zerelin Injection works

Zerelin 5mg injection is a hormone similar to the one produced by a hypothalmus gland in the brain. It works by decreasing the levels of testosterone and estrogen.

In Depth Information on Zerelin Injection

Expert advice for Zerelin Injection

  • During the first weeks of therapy, buserelin may cause hot flashes (sudden sweating and feelings of warmth), decreased sexual ability, temporary increase in pain, pain while urinating, or weakness in legs.  
  • Your blood pressure may be monitored regularly as there is a risk of developing high blood pressure with buserelin.
  • If you are a patient with diabetes, your blood glucose should be regularly monitored while on buserelin therapy.
  • Buserelin can cause loss of fertility which may be permanent. If you intend to have children, discuss this with your doctor before receiving buserelin
  • Do not take buserelin if you have urinary obstruction, spinal cord compression, history of pituitary gland tumors or osteoporosis, demyelinating form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome (an inherited neurologic disorder).
  • Do not consume the drug if you are allergic to buserelin or any of its ingredients.
  • Avoid taking buserelin if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop any allergic reaction.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zerelin 5mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Zerelin 5mg Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Zerelin 5mg Inject
ion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As you may feel dizzy, drowsy or have blurred eyesight while using this medicine and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Zerelin
5mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Zerelin
5mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Buserelin, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zerelin 5mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Buserelin

Yes, Zerelin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Zerelin delays your period. Consult your doctor for advice
Yes, Zerelin can make you gain weight/bloat. Healthy diet and daily exercise can help control your weight gain
Yes, you may feel less energetic. Take more rest.
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