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Brand name: Luveris TM

Active ingredients: lutropin alfa

What it is used for

LUVERIS in association with a recombinant follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) preparation is recommended for the stimulation of follicular development in women with severe LH and FSH deficiency. In clinical trials, these patients were defined by an endogenous serum LH of less than 1.2 IU/L.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Injection, solution

CLEAR, COLOURLESS SOLUTION

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Part 2: Injection, powder for

WHITE LYOPHILISED PELLET

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Lifetime is 3 Years.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient lutropin alfa

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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Disclaimer

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  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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