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Factrel Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- What are the possible side effects of gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- What is the most important information I should know about gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- How should I take gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Factrel)?
- What happens if I overdose (Factrel)?
- What should I avoid while taking gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- What other drugs will affect gonadorelin (Factrel)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Factrel)?
Missing a dose of gonadorelin should not occur as it is used for testing purposes only.
What happens if I overdose (Factrel)?
An overdose of gonadorelin is unlikely to threaten life. Notify your doctor immediately or call an emergency room or poison control center for advice if an overdose is suspected.
Symptoms of a gonadorelin overdose are not known.
What should I avoid while taking gonadorelin (Factrel)?
There are no restrictions on food, beverages, or activity during treatment with gonadorelin unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What other drugs will affect gonadorelin (Factrel)?
Other medicines that affect hormone levels in the body may affect test results following treatment with gonadorelin. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including herbal products during treatment with gonadorelin.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about gonadorelin written for health professionals that you may read.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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