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6 Endocrine system
06-07-02 Drugs affecting gonadotrophins

Ganirelix and Buserelin have been supported by TAS for use by the Assisted Conception Unit. Cetrorelix is available if required


Triptorelin
Restricted

Preferred gonadotrophin choice for endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids

Also supported for use for central precocious puberty


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Goserelin
Restricted
For treatment of endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids.

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Leuprorelin acetate
Restricted
For treatment of endometriosis and preoperative treatment of fibroids.

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Ganirelix acetate Fyremadel®
Formulary

Prevention of premature luteinising hormone (LH) surges in women undergoing ovarian stimulation for IVF.


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Ulipristal acetate® Esmya
Non Formulary

MHRA have suspended the licence for Esmya. Please contact patients currently taking Esmya for uterine fibroids as soon as possible and advise them to stop their treatment.


Black View adult BNF  View SPC online