Hucog 5000 iu Injection is a hormone that helps the egg in a woman’s ovary to develop normally. It stimulates the release of an egg during ovulation, treats infertility in women, pituitary gland disorder in young boys, undeveloped sexual traits in girls, and increases sperm count in men. Hucog 5000 iu Injection is directly injected under the skin or into a muscle.
How To Hucog 5000 iu Work?
In females, Hucog 5000 iu Injection helps to develop eggs in the ovaries. In males, it stimulates the testes to produce male hormone such as testosterone.
What is Hucog 5000 iu Injection?
Human chorionic gonadotropin, which is the primary constituent of Hucog 5000 iu Injection, is obtained from the placental cells of pregnant women and is used to treat infertility in women and men. It is also used to treat delayed puberty issues in children.
You should avoid using Hucog 5000 iu Injection if you are allergic towards it, if you are pregnant, if you have early puberty or hormone-related cancer. Avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine. Before starting the medication, inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions
- thyroid or adrenal gland disorder
- an ovarian cyst
- premature puberty
- cancer or tumour of breast, uterus, ovary, hypothalamus, prostate or pituitary gland.
- undiagnosed uterine bleeding
- heart or kidney disease
- epilepsy, migraines or asthma
A few side effects of using Hucog 5000 iu Injection is severe pelvic pain, swelling of hands and legs, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, weight gain, diarrhoea, nausea or vomiting and urinating less than normal. Less serious side effects include headache, feeling restless and irritable, water weight gain, depression, breast swelling, and mild pain on site of injection.
Inform your doctor about any other medications you are taking to ensure the use of Hucog 5000 iu Injection is safe for you. It includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal remedies, vitamins and other dietary supplements. The dose of injection you receive would depend upon your gender and the condition being treated as per the prescription of your doctor.
How To Take Hucog 5000 iu Injection?
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Instruction for Hucog 5000 iu
Take Hucog 5000 iu Injection as instructed by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine under the supervision of your doctor or a trained healthcare professional.
Drug interaction of Hucog 5000 iu
Interaction with Alcohol
- Description – Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
- Instructions – Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
Side Effects of Hucog 5000 iu
- Stomach pain
- Pelvic pain
- Nausea or Vomiting
- Rapid weight gain
- Allergic skin reaction
- Enlargement of breasts
- Injection site pain