Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection

Introduction

Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection is used in the treatment of infertility in women. It is also helpful in the treatment of male hypogonadism (delayed puberty, and low sperm count). It works by releasing the eggs from the ovary in women and by increasing the testosterone level in men.

Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection is given as an injection under the supervision of a doctor. Your doctor will decide the right time to take the injection, so always follow your doctor’s advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you.

The most common side effects of this medicine include injection site pain, headache, fatigue, and depression. If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. Male might notice acne, or sweating and deepening of the voice. If you experience dizziness, faint, abdominal pain, and vomiting after getting the injection, inform your doctor immediately.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have ever had heart disease, or had an ovarian cyst, or had thyroid gland disorder. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. You should avoid alcohol or have to follow doctor advice related to diet while taking this medicine.

Uses of Lupi-HCG Injection

Side effects of Lupi-HCG Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Lupi-HCG

  • Injection site pain
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Depression
  • Irritation
  • Restlessness

How to use Lupi-HCG Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Lupi-HCG Injection works

Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection is a sex hormone. In females, it helps in the release of eggs from the ovary. In males, it works by enhancing the production of testosterone which helps in treating conditions such as delayed puberty, and low sperm count.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving

SAFE
Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Lupi-HCG Injection?

If you miss a dose of Lupi-HCG 5000 Injection, please consult your doctor.