Foligraf 150 IU
Foligraf 150 IU injection is a medicine formulated for patients with indications like polycystic ovary syndrome, infertility in the female, etc.
|Generic For||Follistim AQ|
|Generic Name||Recombinat Human|
Foligraf 150 IU (Recombinant human)
Foligraf injection is a medicine formulated for patients with indications like polycystic ovary syndrome, infertility in the female, etc. It contains the active pharmaceutical ingredient called Urofollitropin, which is a purified form of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). The dosage of medicine is adjusted according to each individual’s response. It starts the growth of ovarian follicles.
Uses of Foligraf
Foligraf is prepared for the treatment of:
- Infertility in female
- Polycystic syndrome
The use of Foligraf is contraindicated in the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity to Foligraf or other components of the formulation
- Tumors of the pituitary gland and hypothalamus gland.
- Gynecological haemorrhage
- Ovarian enlargement
- Carcinoma of uterine, mammary gland o, and ovary.
Foligraf injection has the following side effects:
- Ovarian enlargement
- Dry skin
- Abdominal pain
- Volume depletion
- Ovarian cysts
- Stomach cramps
Sometimes medicines are not safe when you take them with other medicines. Using them together can cause severe side effects. Like other drugs, it is possible that Foligraf can affect the working of other drugs and other drugs can affect the mechanism of action of Foligraf. Such drugs are given below:
Inform your health care professional about all the medications that you are using during the treatment with Foligraf injection.
Always read all the instructions given on your prescription paper provided by your health care specialist. Use it in the same way as your health care specialist told you to. Your health care specialist will give you a demonstration to make you understand how to use this injection. He/she will tell you the best dose that will suit your condition. Do not administer more than the recommended amount. In the case of an overdose, call your nearest medical center immediately. There might be a very bad reaction. Try not to inject at your home, prefer going to your health care specialist’s clinic for administration. Always use Foligraf injection under the supervision of a health care professional. Avoid adjusting your doses without consulting with your health care professional. In case you forget to administer Foligraf 75 IU, do not adminster two times to compensate the missed one. Ask your physician for more information.
Store the injection in the refrigerator. Do not freeze the medicine. Keep it away from direct heat and light.