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Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection

Manufacturer :  Lg Lifesciences
Medicine Composition :  Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
Prescription vs OTC : Prescription by Doctor not required

About Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection

Ivf-C 5000 IU 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, undeveloped sexual traits in girls, and increases sperm count in men.

Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection is directly injected under the skin or into a muscle. You should avoid using Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection if you are allergic towards it, if you are pregnant, if you have early puberty or hormone-related cancer. Avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine.

Before starting the medication, inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions :

  • Thyroid or adrenal gland disorder
  • An ovarian cyst
  • Premature puberty
  • Cancer or tumour of breast, uterus, ovary, hypothalamus, prostate or pituitary gland.
  • Undiagnosed uterine bleeding
  • Heart or kidney disease
  • Epilepsy, migraines or asthma

A few side effects of using Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection is severe pelvic pain, swelling of hands and legs, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, weight gain, diarrhoea, nausea or vomiting and urinating less than normal. Less serious side effects include headache, feeling restless and irritable, water weight gain, depression, breast swelling, and mild pain on site of injection.

Inform your doctor about any other medications you are taking to ensure the use of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection is safe for you. It includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal remedies, vitamins and other dietary supplements. The dose of injection you receive would depend upon your gender and the condition being treated as per the prescription of your doctor.

    What are the uses of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection

    • Female Infertility

    • Male Infertility

    • Cryptorchidism

    What are the contraindications of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection ?

    What are the side effects of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection ?

    • Bloating

    • Stomach Pain

    • Pelvic Pain

    • Nausea Or Vomiting

    • Rapid Weight Gain

    • Allergic Skin Reaction

    • Irritability

    • Enlargement Of Breasts

    • Headache

    • Injection Site Pain

    • Sleeplessness

    Key highlights of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection

    • How long is the duration of effect?

      The duration of this injection lasts for about 10-24 hours.

    • What is the onset of action?

      The effect of this medicine is cumulative and the onset time can vary depending upon the intended use. The peak concentration in the body is achieved after 6 hours of intramuscular injection.

    • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

      Use of this injection in pregnant women is not recommended. Consultation of doctor is necessary.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendencies were reported for this injection.

    • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

      Use of this medicine by women who are breastfeeding is not recommended unless absolutely necessary. Special precautions should be taken while taking this medicine and breastfeeding should be discontinued during the course of treatment. Consult your doctor and discuss the risks and benefits before deciding to take this medicine.

    • Is It safe with alcohol?

      Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection.

    • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

      This medicine does not usually affect the patients ability to drive.

    • Does this affect kidney function?

      Limited information is available regarding its use in patients with kidney disease. Kindly consul your doctor before taking it.

    • Does this affect liver function?

      Limited information is available regarding its use in patients with liver disease. Kindly consul your doctor before taking it.

    What are the substitutes for Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection ?

    Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

    What are the dosage instructions?

    • Missed Dose instructions

      Contact your doctor further instructions if you miss a scheduled dose of this injection.

    • Are there any overdose instructions?

      Contact your doctor if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.

    How does this medication work?

    It stimulates the ovaries to produce progesterone and promotes ovulation in women who are in the reproductive age group. In men, this medicine acts by stimulating cells in the testicles to produce androgens (testosterone and other male hormones).

      What are the interactions of Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection ?

      Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

      • Interaction with Lab Test

        Radioimmunoassay for gonadotropins

        Report the use of this medicine to the doctor before undergoing this test to determine the levels of gonadotropins especially Luteinizing hormone. Use of this medicine can interfere with the test resullts.
      • Interaction with Medicine

        Report the use of ganirelix before receiving this medicine as the risk of decreased efficacy is fairly high. You may need dose adjustment and certain tests to determine if these medicines can be used safely. Do not stop the use of any medicine without consulting your doctor.

      FAQs about Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection

      • Ques : What is IVF-C 5000 IU injection?

        Ans : This 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, undeveloped sexual traits in girls, and increases sperm count in men. It contains Human Chorionic Gonadotropin as an active ingredient.

      • Ques : What are the uses of IVF-C 5000 iu injection?

        Ans : This injection is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like induction of ovulation, gonadotropin-releasing hormone deficiency, and one or both of the testes fail to descend from the abdomen into the scrotum.

      • Ques : What are the Side Effects of IVF-C 5000 iu injection?

        Ans : This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of this injection. These include bloating, stomach pain, pelvic pain, nausea or vomiting, hypersensitivity reactions, excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities, etc.

      • Ques : What are the instructions for storage and disposal IVF-C 5000 iu injection?

        Ans : This injection should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets. A doctor should be consulted regarding the dosage of IVF-C 5000.

      • Ques : How long do I need to use Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection before I see improvement of my conditions?

        Ans : This injection takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions. It would be ideal if you note, it doesn't mean you will begin to notice such health improvement in a similar time span as different patients.

      • Ques : What are the contraindications to Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection?

        Ans : Contraindication to Ivf-C. In addition, This injection should not be used if you have the following conditions such as Allergic reactions, precocious puberty, prostate cancer, etc.

      • Ques : Is Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection safe to use when pregnant?

        Ans : This injection is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

      • Ques : Will Ivf-C 5000 IU Injection be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

        Ans : No, taking higher than the recommended dose of This injection can lead to increased chances of side effects such as hypersensitivity reactions, excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities, headache, mood swings, etc.

      Disclaimer : The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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      Written ByDrx Hina FirdousPhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child CarePharmacology
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      Reviewed ByDr. Garima SharmaMBBS, Master in Healthcare Administration, Diploma in Occupational HealthGeneral Physician

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