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Goselin 3.6Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
Medicine composition: Goserelin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Goselin 3.6Mg Injection is a synthetic hormone which, if administered to men, helps in effectively stopping the production of the male hormone testosterone, which has often been linked to stimulation of growth of cancer cells. When administered to women, Goselin 3.6Mg Injection decreases production of the hormone estradiol, which is also responsible for stimulating the growth of cancer cells. Goselin 3.6Mg Injection is thus widely used to treat prostate cancer, breast cancer, as well as endometriosis.

Certain medical conditions may interact in an adverse way with Goselin 3.6Mg Injection, so before the medicine can be administered, the doctor needs to know if the patient has any history of using dietary supplements, a history of urinary problems, blood vessel problems, or spinal cord problems, a history of alcohol or tobacco use, or high blood calcium levels. Pregnancy or breast-feeding can also cause complications with the administration of the Goselin 3.6Mg Injection.

Goselin 3.6Mg Injection is administered directly in the form of an injection. Side effects of Goselin 3.6Mg Injection include dizziness, a spike in certain other hormones causing pain, soreness, and decreased sexual ability. Goselin 3.6Mg Injection can also result in increased blood sugar.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Endocrinologist before using this medicine.
  • Hot Flashes

  • Increased Sweating

  • Decreased Libido

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Goselin 3.6mg injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Goselin 3.6mg injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Goserelin, please consult your doctor.

The primary constituent of this medication is a synthetic hormone analogous to LHRH. It is a potent inhibitor of pituitary gonadotropin secretion. It prevents testosterone production in males, helping inhibit cancer cells. In females, it decreases the estradiol production to postmenopausal levels.

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