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Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection

Manufacturer: Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: February 27, 2019

Materna Hcg Hp 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. Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection is directly injected under the skin or into a muscle.

You should avoid using Materna Hcg Hp 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 Materna Hcg Hp 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 Materna Hcg Hp 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.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Obstetrician before using this medicine.

  • Female Infertility

    This medicine is used to treat infertility in women who have not undergone menopause but are unable to conceive due to hormonal imbalances in the body.
  • Male Infertility

    This medicine is used to treat male infertility caused due to lack of specific hormonal secretion deficit in the body.
  • Cryptorchidism

    This medicine is used to treat a condition in male children where the one of both the testes is not descended into the scrotal sac.
  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to gonadotropic medications.
  • Precocious Puberty

    This medicine is not recommended for use in children who have attained puberty at a very early age.
  • Prostate Cancer

    This medicine is not recommended for use if a male patient has cancer of the prostate or is suspected of having it.
  • Bloating

  • Stomach Pain

  • Pelvic Pain

  • Nausea Or Vomiting

  • Rapid Weight Gain

  • Allergic Skin Reaction

  • Irritability

  • Enlargement Of Breasts

  • Headache

  • Injection Site Pain

  • Sleeplessness

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration for which this medicine remains active in the body is 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 medicine in pregnant women is not recommended.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • 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.

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

  • Missed Dose instructions

    Contact your doctor further instructions if you miss a scheduled dose of this medicine.
  • Overdose instructions

    Contact your doctor if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.
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Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection 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).

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 Disease

    Disease

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • 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 Food

    Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Ganirelix

    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.

Ques: What is Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection?

Ans: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is a salt which performs its action by controlling the release of eggs from the ovary. In males, it works by controlling production of the male hormone, testosterone which helps in the treatment of delayed puberty, and improves low sperm count. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is used to treat conditions such as One or both of the testes fail to descend from the abdomen into the scrotum, Gonadotropin-releasing hormone deficiency, and Induction of ovulation.

Ques: What are the uses of Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection?

Ans: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is a salt, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as One or both of the testes fail to descend from the abdomen into the scrotum, Gonadotropin-releasing hormone deficiency, and Induction of ovulation. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Human Chorionic Gonadotropin to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection?

Ans: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is a salt which has some commonly reported side effects. These side effects may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but severe. This is not a complete list and if you experience any of the below-mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin which are as follows: Headache, Injection site pain, Irritability, Restlessness, Fatigue, and Depression. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Materna Hcg Hp 5000 IU Injection?

Ans: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects. It is a prescribed medication.
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