Triptorelin is a hormone similar to Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH), which is naturally present in our body....
Precautions and Warnings
Mode of Action
Uses of Triptorelin
Infertility in women
Early puberty in children
Contraindications of Triptorelin
When should one not use Triptorelin
Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to it or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Do not take this medicine during pregnancy
Side effects of Triptorelin
Common side effects of this drug are:
Excessive sweating, back pain
Pins and needles sensation in the legs
Reduced libido and impotence
Hot flushes, allergic reactions
Swelling and pain at the injection site
The rise in blood cholesterol level and high blood pressure
Precautions and Warnings of Triptorelin
Can I take Triptorelin during pregnancy?
Triptorelin is not recommended in pregnancy because it is proven to harm the developing baby. Inform your doctor immediately if you are pregnant during treatment.
Can I take Triptorelin while breastfeeding?
Do not take this medicine while breastfeeding.
Can I drive if I have consumed Triptorelin?
If you experience any eye problems, sleepiness or if you feel tired after taking this medicine, you should not drive.
Can I consume alcohol with Triptorelin?
No known interaction is reported yet; you should discuss this with the doctor.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
You are taking any medicines for blood clotting
You have diabetes or heart disease
You experience some vaginal bleeding in the first month of treatment
You suffer or have suffered from depression or anxiety
You notice any behaviour or mood changes after taking this medicine
You have diabetes and or have any heart condition
You are planning a pregnancy
Mode of Action of Triptorelin
How Does It Work?
Triptorelin works by decreasing the production of sex hormones in the body. It acts on the pituitary gland and reduces stimulation of the production of sex hormones (testosterone and estradiol) from it....
Interactions of Triptorelin
Interactions with other medicines
Medicines that increase prolactin level in the blood
Antiarrhythmic medicines (used to treat abnormal heartbeats)
Some antipsychotic medicines
Any over the counter medicines, vitamins or herbal products that may interact with Triptorelin
Interactions with food items
No information is available on interactions of Triptorelin when taken with food, consult your doctor or pharmacist for further details.
Dietary Restrictions of Triptorelin
No information is available on dietary restrictions while you are taking Triptorelin, consult your doctor or pharmacist for further details.
Dosage of Triptorelin
If you happen to take more than the prescribed dose of Triptorelin, seek emergency medical care.
Missed a Dose
If you have missed scheduling an appointment for taking your dose, immediately contact your doctor for an injection.
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