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    Menotrophin

    Information about Menotrophin

    Menotrophin uses

    Menotrophin is used in the treatment of female infertility and male hypogonadism.

    How menotrophin works

    In females, Menotrophin increases the number of growing eggs and stimulates their development. In males, it helps in the maturation of cells which produce male hormone like testosterone.

    Common side effects of menotrophin

    Headache, Injection site allergic reaction, Injection site pain, Abdominal swelling, Abdominal pain, OHSS (Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome), Abdominal cramp

    Available Medicine for Menotrophin

    • ₹295 to ₹1745
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      4 variant(s)
    • ₹713 to ₹1151
      Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹985 to ₹1485
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹923 to ₹1188
      Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹1209 to ₹1936
      Serum Institute Of India Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹649 to ₹955
      Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹942 to ₹1515
      Zydus Cadila
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹751 to ₹1293
      Lupin Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹934 to ₹1485
      Serum Institute Of India Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹675 to ₹1400
      Sanzyme Ltd
      4 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Menotrophin

    • If you are having periods, your treatment will start within the first 7 days of your menstrual cycle and will continue for up to 3 weeks.
    • You will be monitored for ovarian activity by measuring urinary estrogen at regular intervals, until stimulation occurs.
    • Take special care if you had infertility treatment in the past.
    • Refrain from sexual intercourse or use barrier contraception methods for at least 4 days and pelvic examinations to be avoided or carried out with care.


    Content on this page was last updated on 19 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)