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6 Endocrine system
06-07-02 Drugs affecting gonadotrophins

Cetrorelix and Buserelin have been supported by TAS for use by the Assisted Conception Unit


Triptorelin
Restricted
Preferred gonadotrophin choice for endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids

Also supported for use for precocious puberty
Link  Simple Amber: Triptorelin for precocious puberty
 

Restricted Drug Amber Simple View adult BNF  View SPC online
Goserelin
Restricted
For treatment of endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids.

Restricted Drug Amber Simple View adult BNF  View SPC online
Leuprorelin acetate
Restricted
For treatment of endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids.

Restricted Drug Amber Simple View adult BNF  View SPC online
Ulipristal acetate  Esmya®
Restricted
One treatment course of pre-operative treatment of moderate to severe symptoms of uterine fibroids in adult women of reproductive age.
 
For intermittent treatment of moderate to severe symptoms of uterine fibroids in adult women of reproductive age who are not eligible for surgery.
Link  NICE NG 88: Heavy menstrual bleeding: assessment and management
 

Restricted Drug Red View adult BNF  View SPC online