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Ganirelix Acetate

Due to this product’s availability from multiple manufacturers, the medication you receive may have a different appearance than what is shown in this video.  Please verify the drug name is the same and continue with the instructions as follows.

Storage/Handling

Store at room temperature between 59°F and 77°F (15°C and 25°C). Protect from light.

Common Side Effects/Comments

Common side effects include local discomfort, bruising and soreness at the injection site; ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) (excessive fluid retention and severe abdominal discomfort), abdominal pain, headache, vaginal bleeding, and nausea. Packaging contains natural rubber latex which may cause allergic reaction.

Contact the Physician Immediately

If the patient experiences symptoms of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) (excessive fluid retention and severe abdominal discomfort).

Missed Dose

If on the same day, you may usually inject dose as soon as you remember, however, contact your physician immediately for instructions. Do not double the dose on your own. Speak to your physician.