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Triptorelin Acetate for Injection

Triptorelin Acetate Injection is a medication used for specific medical conditions. Let me provide you with some information about it:

  • Uses:

    • Prostate Cancer: Triptorelin is used to treat advanced prostate cancer. It works by decreasing testosterone levels, which helps manage the cancer1.
    • Precocious Puberty: The Triptodur brand of triptorelin is used to treat central precocious puberty (CPP) in children aged 2 years and older. CPP causes early puberty, resulting in faster-than-normal bone growth and development of sexual characteristics2.
  • How It Works:

    • Triptorelin is a man-made form of a hormone that regulates various processes in the body. When given regularly to men, it decreases testosterone levels, which is beneficial for treating prostate cancer1.
  • Administration:

    • Triptorelin is injected into a muscle by a healthcare provider. The injection schedule depends on the strength and brand of triptorelin being used. It can be administered once every 4, 12, or 24 weeks3.
  • Warnings and Precautions:

    • Pregnancy: Do not use triptorelin if you are pregnant. It could harm the unborn baby. Use effective birth control during treatment.
    • Mental Health: Some people using triptorelin have experienced new or worsening mental problems or seizures. Seek medical attention if you notice unusual mood changes or behavior.
    • Other Conditions: Inform your doctor if you have heart disease, epilepsy, bladder obstruction, or other health conditions.
    • Breastfeeding: Consult a doctor regarding safety while breastfeeding.
    • Fertility: Triptorelin may affect fertility in men3.

Remember to follow your doctor’s instructions carefully. If you have any further questions or need additional information, feel free to ask! 😊

Triptorelin Acetate for Injection

  • Strengths

    3.75mg, 7.5mg,  11.25mg, 22.5mg

  • Container

    Glass Vial

  • Use

    Triptorelin Acetate for Injection

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