Cetrotide Generic Name & Formulations
Cetrorelix (as acetate) 0.25mg; per vial; pwd for SC inj after reconstitution.
Vial—1 (w. diluent, supplies)
Inhibition of premature LH surges in women undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization.
Cetrotide Dosage and Administration
Give by SC inj into lower abdominal wall during early to mid-follicular phase; see full labeling. 0.25mg daily beginning on stimulation day 5 (morning or evening) or day 6 (morning) and continue until day of hCG administration.
Pregnancy (Cat.X). Nursing mothers.
Cetrotide Boxed Warnings
Do complete gynecological and endocrinological exam first.
Cetrotide Adverse Reactions
Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, nausea, headache, inj site reactions, elevated enzymes (eg, ALT, alkaline phosphatase).
Cetrotide Clinical Trials
Cetrotide Patient Counseling