"High cholesterol levels may impair fertility in couples trying to achieve a pregnancy, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health, the University at Buffalo (New York), and Emory University in Atlanta.
There have been no reports of over-dosage with Cetrotide® (cetrorelix) 0.25 mg or 3 mg in humans. Single doses up to 120 mg Cetrotide® (cetrorelix) have been well tolerated in patients treated for other indications without signs of over-dosage.
Cetrotide® (cetrorelix acetate for injection) is contraindicated under the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity to cetrorelix acetate, extrinsic peptide hormones or mannitol.
- Known hypersensitivity to GnRH or any other GnRH analogs.
- Known or suspected pregnancy, and lactation (see PRECAUTIONS).
- Severe renal impairment
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/14/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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