Licensing authority

EMA (European Medicines Agency)

Indication(s)

Prevention of premature ovulation in patients undergoing a controlled ovarian stimulation, followed by oocyte pick-up and assisted reproductive techniques.

In clinical trials Cetrotide was used with human menopausal gonadotropin (HMG), however, limited experience with recombinant follicule-stimulating hormone (FSH) suggested similar efficacy.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/000233
Orphan designation
Date First Approved 13-04-1999
Type Medicinal product subject to medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Merck Serono Europe Ltd.