Crinone is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) progesterone. On this page you will find out more about Crinone, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: progesterone
Information for medicine and pack size:
Crinone 8% vaginal gel, 6 applications
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
For IVF and (ART) where luteal phase support is indicated.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||IN SINGLE-USE, ONE PIECE, WHITE POLYETHYLENE APPLICATOR APPLICATOR CONTAINS A POLYETHYLENE BALL ( AS PISTON), AND TWIST TOP. SEALED INDIVIDUALLY IN A PAPER/AI/IONOMER RESIN/FOIL WRAP. SMOOTH, WHITE TO OFF-WHITE GEL WITH A SLIGHTLY FATTY ODOUR.|
|Route of administration||Vaginal|
15 single dose prefilled applicators: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
18 single dose prefilled applicators: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
6 single dose prefilled applicators: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.