Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is used in the treatment of female infertility (inability to become pregnant) and male hypogonadism (decrease in male hormone)
How it works
Human chorionic gonadotrophin stimulates the production of gonadal steroid hormones by inducing interstitial cells (Leydig cells) of the testis to produce androgens and the corpus luteum of the ovary to produce progesterone.
Common side effects
Headache, Injection site pain, Irritability, Restlessness, Fatigue, Depression