Fertigyn Hp-5000 IU ((Ovidac, HUCOG)Chorionic Gonadotropin ) Injection is a hormone that helps the egg in a woman’s ovary to develop normally. It stimulates the release of an egg during ovulation, treats infertility in women, pituitary gland disorder in young boys, underdeveloped sexual symptoms in girls, and increases sperm count in men. Is injected directly under the skin or into a muscle.
If you miss a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember. If the time for your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and resume your dosage schedule. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.
Do not take more than prescribed dose. Using more medication will not improve your symptoms, rather it can cause poisoning or serious side effects.
This injection can be used in below-mentioned conditions
Female Infertility: This medicine is used to treat infertility in women who have not gone through menopause but are unable to conceive due to hormonal imbalance in the body.
Male Infertility: This medicine is used to treat male infertility caused due to lack of specific hormonal secretions in the body.
Cryptorchidism: This medicine is used to treat a condition in male children where one of the two testes is not inserted into the scrotum.
How does this injection work
This injection stimulates the ovaries to produce progesterone and promotes ovulation in women who are in reproductive age group. In men, this drug works by stimulating cells to produce androgens (testosterone and other male hormones) in the testicles.
These side effects are possible, but not always. Some side effects may be rare, but severe. Consult your doctor if you find any of the following side effects, and if these do not end, hypersensitivity reactions, excess water-fluid accumulation in the cavities, headache, mood swings, tingling or buzzing in the ears.
Before using this medicine, provide your doctor with information about your current medications, following products such as: vitamins, herbal supplements etc., allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions such as: pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc. Certain health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take the medicine according to your doctor’s instructions. The dosage is based on your condition. If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Fertigyn Injection medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. It is advisable not to drink alcohol with the drug because alcohol intensifies the side effects of sleep.
If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of fertigyn HP Injection may change. This may increase your risk for side effects or because of this your medicine may not work well. Tell your doctor about all the medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that your doctor can help you avoid the side effects of the drug.