HCG Ovidac 5000 IU Injection
Ovidac 5000 iu is a polypeptide hormone that contains human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG), which possesses unbeatable effect to improve the symptoms associated with infertility in females. This dosage form shows its beneficial action by stimulating the development and liberation of an egg in the ovaries at the time of ovulation.
This dosage form manufacture by Cadila and is also available in the brand name of Pregnyl, which is marketed in the dosage form of sterile pyrogen free parental preparation.
What are the indications of ovidac 5000 iu?
This drug is primarily consumed get therapeutic effect against infertility. Along with this, it also serves its beneficial action to maintain the normal HCG during pregnancy. This drug is also used to treat various medical issues in males like low sperm count, pituitary gland ailments, hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism and delayed puberty. This drug is also prescribed to treat weight loss.
What are the contraindications of Ovidac 5000 iu?
This dosage form should not be used by patient due to certain medical issues like:
- Hypersensitivity problem to this drug
How should you take Ovidac 5000 iu Injection ?
This parental preparation should be injected deep into the muscle or under the skin, by following the recommended conditions. A pregnant woman should inject this dosage form with great caution; as this can severely harm the mother as well as her unborn child.
This dosage form should be injected 2 to 3 times in a week, for adult male. Adult dose for female, it should be taken single dose after taking complete course of Menotropins.
Taking an overdose of this drug can enhance the risk of various severe medical problems like breast tenderness, irregularity in heartbeat, depression and breathing problems. This can cause hyperstimulation of the ovaries in woman, if it is taken in higher dose.
What are the side effects of Ovidac 5000 iu Injection?
Nausea, vomiting, mood swing, pain at the site of injection, headache, edema, fainting and urinary retention are the common side effects of this dosage form.
What are the safety measures while taking Ovidac HCG 5000 IU?
This drug should be carefully used by a pregnant woman.
Always use sterile syringe.