Gonadotropins and Antigonadotropins

DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00014GoserelinGoserelin is indicated for: - Use in combination with flutamide for the management of locally confined carcinoma of the prostate - Palliative treatment of advanced carcinoma of the prostate - The management of endometriosis - Use as an endometrial-thinning agent prior to endometrial ablation for dysfunctional uterine bleeding - Use in the palliative treatment of advanced breast cancer in pre- and perimenopausal women
DB00032MenotropinsFor the treatment of female infertility
DB00044Lutropin alfaFor treatment of infertility in women with hypothalamic or pituitary insufficiency (hypogonadotropic hypogonadism) and profound LH deficiency (LH <1.2 international units [IU]/L)
DB00066FollitropinIn women having been diagnosed with primary ovarian failure, it is used in combination with human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) to assist in ovulation and fertility. In men with hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism, it is used to induce spermatogenesis. Follitropin may also be used to cause the ovary to produce several follicles, which can then be harvested for use in gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) or in vitro fertilization (IVF).
DB00094UrofollitropinFor treatment of female infertility
DB00097Choriogonadotropin alfaFor the treatment of female infertility
DB00644GonadorelinFor evaluating the functional capacity and response of the gonadotropes of the anterior pituitary also for evaluating residual gonadotropic function of the pituitary following removal of a pituitary tumor by surgery and/or irradiation.
DB00666NafarelinFor treatment of central precocious puberty (true precocious puberty, GnRH-dependent precocious precocity, complete isosexual precocity) in children of both sexes and for the treatment of endometriosis.
DB09126Chorionic Gonadotropin (Human)For the treatment of prepubertal cryptorchidism (not due to anatomical obstruction), for the treatment of selected cases of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (hypogonadism secondary to a pituitary deficiency) in males and for the induction of ovulation and pregnancy in the anovulatory, infertile woman in whom the cause of anovulation is secondary and not due to primary ovarian failure, and who has been appropriately pretreated with human menotropins.