Menotropins (Humegon)

Extracts of urine from menopausal women that contain high concentrations of pituitary gonadotropins, FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE and LUTEINIZING HORMONE. Menotropins are used to treat infertility. The FSH:LH ratio and degree of purity vary in different preparations.
Also Known As:
Humegon; Pergonal; CP-89044; CP-90033; Ferring Brand of Menotropins; Fustery Brand of Menotropins; HMG Ferring; HMG Lepori; HMG Massone; Lepori Brand of Menotropins; Menogon; Menopur; Menotrophin; Normegon; ORG-31338; Organon Brand of Menotropins; Organon Teknika Brand of Menotropins; Pergonal-500; Serono Brand of Menotropins; CP 89044; CP 90033; CP89044; CP90033; Human Menopausal Gonadotropins; Lepori, HMG; Menotropins Ferring Brand; Menotropins Fustery Brand; Menotropins Lepori Brand; Menotropins Organon Brand; Menotropins Serono Brand; ORG 31338; ORG31338; Pergonal 500; Pergonal500; Gonadotropins, Human Menopausal; Gonadotropin, menopausal
Networked: 115 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 9 trials/studies)

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Drug Context: Research Results


1. Check, J H: 2 articles (01/2013 - 01/2000)
2. Hargreave, Marie: 1 article (04/2015)
3. Andersen, Klaus Kaae: 1 article (04/2015)
4. Pinborg, Anja: 1 article (04/2015)
5. Colov, Emilie Palmgren: 1 article (04/2015)
6. Jensen, Allan: 1 article (04/2015)
7. Nielsen, Thor Schütt Svane: 1 article (04/2015)
8. Kjaer, Susanne Krüger: 1 article (04/2015)
9. Ashraf, H: 1 article (06/2013)
10. Mousavifar, N: 1 article (06/2013)

Related Diseases

1. Infertility (Sterility)
2. Amenorrhea
3. Endometriosis (Adenomyosis)
07/01/1992 - "Superovulation with human menopausal gonadotropins in the treatment of infertility associated with minimal or mild endometriosis: a controlled randomized study."
03/01/1992 - "Of 67 women with severe endometriosis referred to us for in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET), 32 underwent ovarian stimulation for oocyte retrieval with menotropins (protocol A), whereas the other 35 were admitted for the procedure after a 6-month period of hormonal suppression with a GnRH agonist (protocol B). "
07/01/1992 - "To determine the efficacy of superovulation with buserelin acetate, human menopausal gonadotropins (hMG), and human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) in the treatment of infertility associated with minimal or mild endometriosis. "
11/01/1986 - "The effectiveness of ovulation induction with clomiphene citrate or human menopausal gonadotropins was evaluated in 52 infertile women with stage I or stage II endometriosis and ovulatory dysfunction: anovulation or luteinized unruptured follicle (LUF) syndrome before (group I) and after (group II) danazol treatment. "
10/01/1983 - "The initial experience with the use of a portable infusion pump for the delivery of human menopausal gonadotropins (hMG) in the therapy of ovulation dysfunction of women who failed to conceive following (1) either clomiphene citrate (five patients with polycystic ovary syndrome) or danazol (three patients with mild endometriosis) and (2) standard intramuscular hMG-human chorionic gonadotropin therapy is reported. "
4. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (Syndrome, Stein-Leventhal)
5. Oligospermia (Oligozoospermia)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Gonadotropins
2. Chorionic Gonadotropin (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin)
3. Buserelin (Suprefact)
4. Menotropins (Humegon)
5. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)
6. Clomiphene (Clomifene)
7. Estrogens (Estrogen)
8. Leuprolide (Lupron)
9. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin)
10. Profasi

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Intramuscular Injections
2. Injections
3. Infusion Pumps (Infusion Pump)
4. Curettage
5. Aftercare (After-Treatment)