Thyroliberin also known as protirelin is used to test abnormal activity of thyroid. It is also useful for the growth and function of thyroid gland.
How it works
Thyroliberin belongs to the class of medications called as tripeptide hormones. It releases the chemical thyrotropin which causes release of thyroid stimulating hormone.
Common side effects
Nausea, Loss of appetite, Abdominal pain
AVAILABLE MEDICINENo medicine available
- You will be monitored for blood pressure before starting thyroliberin and at frequent intervals during the first 15 minutes after administration.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Do not take if allergic to thyroliberin or any of its ingredients.