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A 35-year-old female asked:

I forgot to prime the gonal f (follitropin alfa) pen and just took the 0.75 shot. did i get the right dose even though i did not prime the pen first?

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Neonatology 37 years experience
Use package insert: The medicine pen comes with instructions on how to prime and use. If the amount that was in the pen changed, you should be able to see how much you injected yourself. If you are not sure and have already primed the pen, wait until the next injection to use again
Last updated Dec 15, 2014

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