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Neo Hcg 2000Iu Injection

Neo Hcg 2000Iu Injection

Manufacturer: Neon Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Neo Hcg 2000Iu 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. Neo Hcg 2000Iu Injection is directly injected under the skin or into a muscle.

You should avoid using Neo Hcg 2000Iu 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 Neo Hcg 2000Iu 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 Neo Hcg 2000Iu 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.

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.
In addition to its intended effect, Neo Hcg 2000Iu Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Bloating Moderate Common
Stomach Pain Moderate Common
Pelvic Pain Moderate Less Common
Nausea or Vomiting Moderate Less Common
Rapid weight gain Moderate Rare
Allergic skin reaction Moderate Rare
Irritability Moderate Common
Enlargement of breasts Minor Less Common
Headache Minor Rare
Injection site pain Minor Less Common
Sleeplessness Minor Less Common
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.
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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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United States
Japan
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 Moderate
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 Moderate
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.

Popular Questions & Answers

Had unprotected sex on the 19th 23rd and 25th day of my cycle and was my safe period I usually have a 26 day cycle my period is late by 3 days already took an hcg pregnancy test and it was negative can I be pregnant?

Diploma in Paediatrics, MBBS
Sexologist, Dehradun
Had unprotected sex on the 19th 23rd and 25th day of my cycle and was my safe period I usually have a 26 day cycle my...
You have to wait for 10 days and do a repeat pregnancy test if your period remains delayed, right now it is too early to decide.
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My last period was on 15 sep and before 3 days in next month my next period starts. But in this month I feel as pregnant, I have done test at home, it shows negative. But still I feel as pregnant. My left breast having little white discharge at the time of bath. Now I want to abort. What happen if I will take pills at home. Should I need to visit doctor.

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FCPS, DGO, Diploma of the Faculty of Family Planning (DFFP)
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
My last period was on 15 sep and before 3 days in next month my next period starts. But in this month I feel as pregn...
First you need to confirm pregnancy eithr by urine pregnancy test or blood test Serum HCG-Beta. Then if pregnancy is confirmed- For termination some drugs can be given under supervision of Gynecologist, so meet Gynecologist.

I had unprotected sex with my gal on 2 nd n her period date is 20 th of every month n her periods r regular so I wanted to check weather is she pregnant or not so can I use pregnancy kit to check the results or to be more accurate can I do some other test where giving blood samples will help me getting accurate results or I should wait for 20 th n do after that As in some cases gals do get their periods but nxt month ppl realize that the gal us pregnant from 2 months so pls help what shall I do.

M.D. Consultant Pathologist, CCEBDM Diabetes, PGDS Sexology USA, CCMTD Thyroid, ACDMC Heart Disease, CCMH Hypertension, ECG
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
I had unprotected sex with my gal on 2 nd n her period date is 20 th of every month n her periods r regular so I want...
There is not a single percent chances of pregnancy if we do sex during period. It is safe period. Furthere there are three ways.(1) urine pregnancy test (2) blood b hcg test (3) usg more you can contact with me.
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I was indulge in intercourse activity for past one months. I hv missed periods but after prega test n blood test too found nothing, even HCG shows 0.1. I hv done one more prega test after 3 days but result was negative. So please tell me if a girl is pregnant then after how many days d test will show some positive results or HCG level goes increase.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda,
I was indulge in intercourse activity for past one months. I hv missed periods but after prega test n blood test too ...
Generally, After one week of your period date if your cycle is normal and you should wait and avoid stress! Re check it after 3-4 days with early morning urine sample.
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She has tried sex with her bf and now feeling like she is pregnant she is 18 years old now how to confirm pregnancy. Her last period finished on 6th of October. And it may b rich to wait until 5th of November for the period, suggest something to do.

M.D. Consultant Pathologist, CCEBDM Diabetes, PGDS Sexology USA, CCMTD Thyroid, ACDMC Heart Disease, CCMH Hypertension, ECG
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
She has tried sex with her bf and now feeling like she is pregnant she is 18 years old now how to confirm pregnancy. ...
No way to wait only. We can confirm pregnancy by urine pregnancy test 2 days above missed date. And by blood b-hcg test.

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Ovulation - Understanding Ovulation Cycles!

MBBS, MS-Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Ovulation - Understanding Ovulation Cycles!

The cyclical change in the uterus and ovaries of the female reproductive system is called the menstrual cycle. It includes changes in the physiology of the uterus along with the change in hormones as well. This cyclical change is what allows a woman to get pregnant. This cycle allows the formation of ovocytes and helps to prepare the uterus for implantation.

The commencement of period is called the menarche. It normally starts from the age of twelve to fifteen years. The time between the first day of the period and the first day of the next one is usually twenty one to forty five days in young adults and twenty one to thirty five in older women. The entire cycle is mainly governed by hormones like oestrogen, progesterone, Luteinizing Hormone etc.

Hormonal changes play a big role in the menstrual cycle. It consists of three phases

  • Menstrual stage (1-7 days)
  • Proliferative stage
  • Secretory stage

In the menstrual stage, the thick endometrial lining of the uterus will start to shed and will come out of the vagina in the form of blood and mucous. This may last from four to seven days. The levels of both progesterone and estrogen remain low in this phase.

In the second stage, i.e, the proliferative stage, the amount of oestrogen gradually rises and the menstrual flow reduces and eventually stops. The Follicle stimulating Hormone (FSH) is produced in the brain that stimulates your ovaries to produce mature eggs. The eggs are present in a follicular bag, which allows the secretion of oestrogen. Hence the amount of oestrogen is the least on the first day and increases gradually. At the same time, the uterine lining starts to thicken. This is the phase in which the egg is produced and in the presence of sperm, gets fertilised.

You may notice a thin slippery discharge around these days that makes it easier for the sperm to travel and survive in the uterus. You are most fertile in this stage, around on the 14th day of the cycle when ovulation occurs. The egg survives for around 24 hrs, whereas sperm can survive for about 2-3 days.

In the secretory phase, if the egg is not fertilised, the levels of oestrogen and progesterone fall. The thick lining that has been produced starts to shed and that commences the menstruation. If the egg is fertilised, then it may implant itself to the uterine wall and produce the pregnancy hormone called human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG). If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Gynaecologist.

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Neo Osteoarthritis

BPTH/BPT, MPTH/MPT-Orthopedic Physiotherapy, Post Graduate Diploma In Ergonomics (PGDHSC - Ergonomics)
Physiotherapist, Gurgaon
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Hello, I am Dr Rajesh Pal. I am Physiotherapist and have 17 years of clinical experience. I had been graduated from Utkal University and have specialisation in Orthopaedics. Today I am going to talk about the very common problem in Indian context of a middle age person. Specially females are more affected than male. This is known as Neo Osteoarthritis.

As we have a tradition of siting on the floor and by virtue of our eating process, we usually have large belly. So, this is a bigger problem with respect to time nowadays specially in females beause of stading in kitchen in the urban areas. So, we are going to talk about what it is? How we are going to prevent? What are the treatment options for it?

This is a problem of ageing, this is not a disease. As we age, there are certain changes happens in the body. Likewise, the bone also changes as knee is the weight bearing area and we have a habit of sitting and getting up from the floor. So, the knee joints, the cartilage develop some inflammation which is known as Neo Osteoarthritis.

What are the causes?

Causes are;

  • Poor thigh muscles
  • Heavy weight
  • Floor sitting
  • Genetic predisposition

We can not do for Genetic disposition but we can certainly take care of our knees in respect of strength of the thigh muscles, mobility of the knee joint and strength of the bone.

So, I am going to demonstrate very simple 3-4 exercises which has to be done on day to day basis to prevent this condition.

First Exercise-

Sit on the yoga mat, keep the leg straight and simply try to tighten the thigh muscles. Hold the tighteni9ng of muscles for 10-15 seconds and then relax. Do 20 repitions of each leg in the similar way.

Second Exercise- 

Lie down on the yoga mat. Pull your leg up till 20-30 degrees and hold it for 10-15 seconds and then relax. Repeat the same 20 times and do it with both legs.

Third Exercise-

I am here using a roll but you can also use a pillow. Put your leg over the roll and tighten your thigh muscle and pull the feet toward yourself. Hold this position for 10 seconds and then relax. Do 20 repetitions for each leg.

Fourth Exercise-

Lie down on the floor side ways. Broaden your legs, that is open your knees and bring it down. Laternal part of the thigh muscles gets activated which take care of the weight bearing condition of the bone.

Fifth Exercise-

Some exercises are closed Kinetic Chain Exercises which can be done with the help of the ball as I am showing. In this, stand straight facing the back towards the wall and keep the ball in between your back and teh wall. Move down in such a way so that your body makes 90 degree with the supoort of the ball at the back as shown. Repeat 20 times.

The person who is doing the above mentioned 5 exercises in a day will be more in the condition to prevent this knee arthritis. But as we know that this condition is progressive and gradually it becomes worst.

  • Maintain your weight.
  • Do the exercises
  • Keep the mobility of the knee joint
  • Avoid sitting on the floors.

If you want to consult me, you can book an appointment through Lybrate.

Importance of Pre-natal screening

MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Fellowship in Fetal Medicine
Gynaecologist, Amritsar
Importance of Pre-natal screening

More than 90% of pregnancies continue towards a healthy outcome. However, to have a normal pregnancy one must have a retrospective diagnosis for the same and this invariably may be associated with multiple questions from both the parents and close family members. Hence pre-natal screening in several forms allows early prediction of possible problems which may or may not be genetic/inherited. Cases are thus segregated as either high risk or low risk pregnancies and with the aid of specialized FMF- UK accredited softwares we are able to offer the  surveillance required on an individual basis. 

Maintained international standards of fetal care.

First trimester screening is a combination of fetal ultrasound and maternal blood tests. The ultrasound is done between 11- 13 +6 weeks and is performed by a FMF accredited operator. The blood test is performed on FMF approved bio-chemical assay systems and measures two hormones, beta- HCG and PAPP-A. 

The combination of the nuchal translucency and the blood test is known as the combined first trimester screening test which has a 93-95% sensitivity in predicting the risk of chromosomal abnormalities, the most common of which is Down syndrome.

A specific set of guidelines has been formulated for performing the nuchal translucency , cervical, anomaly and fetal well being scans including fetal Dopplers. A scan done as per guidelines helps calculate the risks for aneuploidies (chromosomal abnormalities) and prognosticate the pregnancy for the risk of pre-eclampsia and/or pre-term labour in order to continue a stress free pregnancy both for the mother and near and dear ones!

The need for a CVS or an Amniocentesis

The results of the first trimester combined screening test are available in a weeks time. It provides us with the risks (probability) for the fetus having any chromosomal abnormality. As per guideline, an invasive prenatal test in the form of CVS (chorionic villous sampling) 10-12 weeks or amniocentesis , beyond 16 weeks is offered as a diagnostic test if the risks are higher than 1 in 150. Though these tests carry a risk of miscarriage , 0.5-1%, they are 100% diagnostic for certain chromosomal abnormalities. It is for you to decide whether or not the risk of having a chromosomal abnormality is high enough to warrant having an invasive test. 

 

 

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Causes And Types Of Bladder Tumor!

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, M. Ch. (Urology), DNB (General Surgery), MBA
Urologist, Noida
Causes And Types Of Bladder Tumor!

The urinary bladder is a hollow purse like storage organ which collects urine from the kidneys and stores it until it can be passed out of the body through the urethra during the process of micturition or urination. It has a thin inner lining of cells called urothelial cells and a thick muscular wall, which exerts pressure to push the urine out of the body. 

Causes of Bladder Tumors

In most cases, the bladder tumor develops on the inner layer due to a combination of some of the following factors.

  1. Hereditary: A strong family history of cancer predisposes a person to cancer.
  2. Gender: Men are 3 times more prone for bladder cancer than women. 
  3. Ethnicity: White people are more prone for bladder cancer black people. 
  4. Smoking / Tobacco use: Smokers develop bladder cancer 2-6 times more frequently than non-smokers. Tobacco contain toxic, carcinogenic substances which reach the kidney and are stored in the bladder, leading to cancerous changes in bladder.
  5. Occupational hazards: Some workplaces have a higher likelihood of causing bladder cancers, especially dye and rubber industries. The effects can be damaging, and the person may develop cancers years after the exposure has happened.
  6. Recurrent bladder infections: In some people, this can also lead to bladder cancer in the long run. 

Types of Bladder Tumor Depending on the extent of the cancerous spread, it can be of two types: 

  1. Non-muscle-invasive bladder tumors: The tumor spread is limited to the inner part of the bladder (urothelial cells)
  2. Muscle-invasive bladder tumor: The tumor has spread to the thick muscular outer layer. 

This is more advanced and prognosis is poor compared to the noninvasive type. The most common and diagnostic symptom of bladder cancer is the presence of blood in the urine without pain in abdomen, known as painless hematuria. This is usually intermittent and stops on its own. Therefore any person who is more than 40 year old, has blood in urine, must be checked to rule out bladder tumor. If you miss these early warning symptoms by just thinking simple infection, you may miss the tumor and will be diagnosed later when tumor is advanced. Other symptoms include pain in the lower abdomen and frequent urination

Diagnosis 

From the most non-invasive to the most invasive diagnostic test, these include:

  1. Urine microscopy and cytology to detect blood and cancer cells in the urine 
  2. Ultrasound and CT Scan can define the bladder tumor, its size and spread. 
  3. Cystoscopy and biopsy is when a is tube inserted into the urethra to look into the inner wall of the bladder and biopsy is taken from lesion. It is highly diagnostic and confirmatory. 

Treatment TURBT

Once the tumor is diagnosed, first step of the treatment is endoscopic surgery known as transurethral resection of the bladder tumor (TURBT). The cancerous bladder lesion is resected and removed through a cystoscope. Muscle tissue from the base of tumor is also resected to check the spread of tumor in the muscle. The bladder is then flushed with chemotherapy agent to kill any residual cancer cells in the bladder.

  • Intravesical BCG Therapy: If muscle is not involved with tumor, this is called superficial tumor. As there is high chance that this tumor may recur or progress, bladder is treated with BCG injection therapy repeatedly for at least 6 weeks to many months. Check cystoscopy is usually done thereafter to check for any recurrence at frequent intervals.
  • Radical Cystectomy with Ileal conduit or Neo-Bladder: If tumor is involving muscle layer of bladder then whole urinary bladder is removed surgically and urine passage is made at abdominal wall using part of intestine called Ileal conduit. Patient has to wear a bag on abdomen to urine collection and discharge. Now-a-days, artificial bladder is made by patients own intestine which functions like normal bladder and patient passes urine per urethra.
  • Radical Radiotherapy: This is also an alternative treatment for muscle invasive bladder cancer where bladder is preserved and treated by radiotherapy. Repeated check cystoscopy is required thereafter to check for recurrence.
  • Chemotherpy: If tumor has advanced to lymph nodes and other body organs, then treatment is chemotherapy where anticancer drugs are injected into veins. In Summary, Bladder cancer is usually caused by Tobacco consumption. Blood in urine even if it stops on its own or by medications, in person over 40 years of age must be evaluated for bladder cancer. In early stage it can be treated by cystoscopy. If it involved muscle, bladder is removed and neo-bladder is made.

Ectopic Pregnancy - How To Deal With It?

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, Advanced Infertility
IVF Specialist, Kolkata
Ectopic Pregnancy - How To Deal With It?

Pregnancy is the most important and happiest time of a woman’s life. Yet, there may be many conditions where this time can be marred with complications which may even lead to the possible termination of the pregnancy. A situation like an ectopic pregnancy can turn out to be a fatal situation where termination of the pregnancy is the only way out. So let us find out more about this kind of pregnancy.

Definition: By definition, an ectopic pregnancy is one where the fertilised egg does not implant itself in the main uterine cavity. This can lead to several complications and symptoms. This implantation may get stuck in the fallopian tubes from where the fertilised egg is supposed to travel into the uterine cavity or the womb where it attaches itself to the lining of the uterus. This kind of pregnancy is also known as a tubal pregnancy.

Symptoms: Initially, there may not be any signs and symptoms of this kind of pregnancy. A missed period and tenderness, as well as some amount of nausea, will be normal symptoms that one feels in any case, during any other kind of pregnancy as well. These symptoms can be reported to a doctor and one can even go through a pregnancy test, which will show a positive result in case the symptoms are due to pregnancy. Yet, this kind of pregnancy cannot progress as a normal pregnancy under any circumstances. The main symptoms will start to show up in the form of aches and pains in the abdomen region as well as light vaginal bleeding, which should be reported to a doctor on an immediate and urgent basis. Changes in the bowel movements and pain in the shoulder due to blood leakage from the fallopian tubes are also some symptoms of this kind of pregnancy.

Risk factors: When there is an infection that stops the travel of the egg all the way through the fallopian as well as inflammation and other fertility issues, then the lady is susceptible to this kind of pregnancy. The choice of contraceptive can also sometimes lead to this kind of pregnancy as an IUD device may lead to the blockage of the fertilised egg as well.

Treatment: Usually, early detection and treatment of this kind of pregnancy can help in guaranteeing that the future pregnancies will be safe and normal. To begin with, the doctor will carry out various tests and an ultrasound to find out whether or not it an ectopic pregnancy. If the egg is found outside the uterus, it cannot develop in a normal manner. Usually, a small laparoscopic procedure is carried out in order to terminate the pregnancy and remove the egg which is stuck, even as your HCG level is monitored. In some cases, if damage to the tube is widespread, it may also have to be removed.

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