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Doctor insights on: Pregnyl Medication

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How long should u take pregnyl?

How long should u take pregnyl?

For what?: Depends for what: are you female and taking it for fertility treatment? As long as your doctor says. Are you male or female and taking it to build muscle? Stop right now, it's illegal, off-label, unproven, and not safe. ...Read more

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Why would a guy take pregnyl for?

Why would a guy take pregnyl for?

Pregnyl = hCG: Pregnyl is one tradename for injectible hcg; guys generally use HCG for bodybuiding, which is not a good idea. ...Read more

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Does anyone know what pregnyl is used for?

Does anyone know what pregnyl is used for?

Ovulation: Pregnyl is a brand of an injectable hormone called hcg. When injected at the time a follicle is. ...Read more

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What would a guy take pregnyl for? I'm worried.

What would a guy take pregnyl for? I'm worried.

Pregnyl in a male: If a male has very low sperm numbers, and also low gonadotropins associated with low testosterone Pregnyl may help. The HCG has an effect on testosterone production which may assist sperm production in certain cases. ...Read more

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How long should a man take pregnyl to get full levels of LH again?

How long should a man take pregnyl to get full levels of LH again?

Pregnyl in a male: The sperm production cycle is approx. 73 days till mature sperm are produced. If Pregnyl will have an effect one should see the increase in sperm output within 3 mos. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of pregnyl?

What are the side effects of pregnyl?

Very minimal: Remember, Pregnyl is a brand name for the hormone hcg, which mimcs the midcycle LH surge and helps to initiate the final stages of ovulation. For the most part, side effects of Pregnyl would be the same as "side effects" of ovulation induction, other than possible mild irritation at the injection site. ...Read more

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How is profasi/pregnyl usually administered?

How is profasi/pregnyl usually administered?

Injection: Intramuscular injection, upper outer quadrant of the hip. ...Read more

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Had a pregnyl shot 6 days ago, what are the side effects?

Had a pregnyl shot 6 days ago, what are the side effects?

Few side effects: The most common side effect is discomfort, irritation or redness at the injection site. Headache, irritability, restlessness, depression, tiredness and water retention have also been reported. You may get symptoms after ovulation such as pelvic cramping, bloating, or breast tenderness which occur after you release one or more eggs. Hyperstimulation of the ovaries is rare unless it's an ivf cycle. ...Read more

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Is there possibility not to be pregnant after pregnyl?

Is there possibility not to be pregnant after pregnyl?

Yes: Pregnyl only helps with ovulation. It helps induce oocyte (egg) maturity and ovulation for an IUI cycle and for ivf it does the former prior to egg retrieval. ...Read more

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How long I have to wait to do intercourse after taking pregnyl injection 5000?

How long I have to wait to do intercourse after taking pregnyl injection 5000?

Immediately: Ovulation normally occurs within 36 to 44 hours after HCG injection. Intercourse should occur prior to this to have sperm waiting for the egg. ...Read more

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Does pregnyl cure your impotence?

Does pregnyl cure your impotence?

Not safely/reliably.: Pregnyl (hcg), when taken by men, mimicks a hormone that promotes testosterone release. For patients with low testosterone, it can be given by injection to increase testosterone and fertility. Off-label use of Pregnyl can be dangerous, so careful monitoring by your doctor is necessary. Homeopathic and over the counter forms of HCG have been banned by the fda. ...Read more

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Any pregnancy symptoms that pregnyl dosent cause?

Any pregnancy symptoms that pregnyl dosent cause?

It doesn't: Cause any pregnancy symptoms, although you'll get a positive pregnancy test if you test soon after a Pregnyl injection. ...Read more

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Help plz! Can pregnyl affect your period?

Help plz! Can pregnyl affect your period?

Yes, sort of..: Pregnyl is hCG which is taken in fertility to induce ovulation. This is because hCG reacts with LH receptors involved in ovulation.

Therefore by giving pregnyl you will affect your period by affecting the timing of ovulation and timing of your menses. It won't stop your period. Your menses should come 14 days after pregnyl if you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Could the side effects of pregnyl fool me into thinking I'm pregnant?

Could the side effects of pregnyl fool me into thinking I'm pregnant?

Yes: Pregnyl is hcg, the pregnancy hormone. Yes, it can occasionally cause symptoms that duplicate a pregnancy. Since it is most often used near ovulation, some two weeks before symptoms of pregnancy would appear, those symptoms do not usually confuse diagnosis of a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Follicle size is 12 mm on CD16, can I conceive if I take pregnyl injection now?

Follicle size is 12 mm on CD16, can I conceive if I take pregnyl injection now?

Doctor's protocol: You will need to discuss specific management decisions with the fertility specialist managing your care. In general HCG triggers are given when the lead follicle is 18-20mm ...Read more

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What is pregnyl injection? . Is it effective for those who are planning to get pregnant?

HCG: Pregnyl is a brand name for human chorionic gonadotropin, hcg. Hcg is a hormone produced by the placenta during pregnancy that stimulates hormone production from the ovary that helps support the early pregnancy. It is similar to luteinizing hormone, lh, the hormone that triggers ovulation.

Hcg often serves as an ovulation trigger. It is given by injection when a follicle is mature. ...Read more

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Is it possible to not ovulate, with pregnyl injection (on Cd 14) & clomid on that month??

Is it possible to not ovulate, with pregnyl injection (on Cd 14) & clomid on that month??

Yes: It is possible. Sometimes the medicine is bad. Or maybe the injection was given incorrectly. Or it is possible that the medicine was good and taken correctly but did not absorb in your body. If it absorbed then you should ovulate ...Read more

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I have low sperm count and I took pregnyl for 3 months with same result. Is there any other solution?

I have low sperm count and I took pregnyl for 3 months with same result. Is there any other solution?

Oligospermia: Low sperm counts can be caused by a variety of causes. There is no way to make specific recommendations without a full uroligic consult for causes pre-testicular, testicular, and post-testicular. Each one is treated differently, and often men require multimodal therapy to improve counts. ...Read more

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16 DPO & iui. Have been having +hpts from thursday onwards. Would there be traces of pregnyl 1500iu tat I took on 8th & 12th of oct. Please help!

16 DPO & iui. Have been having +hpts from thursday onwards. Would there be traces of pregnyl 1500iu tat I took on 8th & 12th of oct. Please help!

Not anymore: The effect of beta HCG injection prior to population would be out of your system. Sounds like you are pregnant. Get a blood test to confirm and congratulations to you. ...Read more

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When to do pregnancy test after pregnyl injection?

When to do pregnancy test after pregnyl injection?

Try it soon: The home pregnancy test looks for beta HCG which is a hormone put out by the ovary and later the placenta it should be low even after the injection if you are not pregnant and should be elevated if you are. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take before you conceive when you start on Clomid (clomiphene) and pregnyl?

It depends: If you do not ovulate on your own, then if the Clomid (clomiphene) makes you ovulate, your pregnancy rate should be normal - about 15 to 20% chance each month. If you already ovulate on your own the pregnancy rate can vary from 2 to 10% per month depending upon your age (works best in women less than 33 years old). More detailed info at www. Sbivf. Com. ...Read more

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Took 5, 000iu of pregnyl 6/14, 6/19, 6/24. When will it be out of my system so I can do a pregnancy test?

Took 5, 000iu of pregnyl 6/14, 6/19, 6/24. When will it be out of my system so I can do a pregnancy test?

Patience: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. There's no reason to test sooner, but if done sooner, a result might not be accurate in this case and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more

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Hi, I did my 1st IUI on 4/10/13 and had pregnyl 1500 iu shots on 8th &12 oct. I had a +ve hpt yday and today morn. What are the chances its false.

Too early: While with such a low dose of hcg, it may be out of your system, you should never check a pregnancy test less than a week after the last HCG dose. ...Read more

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Chlomid days 5-9, pregnyl shot on 3/31/14, bled from 4/8/14-4/10/14. 2 positive results on 4/14/14&4/15/14 one negative result on 4/15/14 as well. Really pregnant or false positive?

Chlomid days 5-9, pregnyl shot on 3/31/14, bled from 4/8/14-4/10/14. 2 positive results on 4/14/14&4/15/14 one negative result on 4/15/14 as well. Really pregnant or false positive?

Check quant HCG: See your doctor and check a quantitative HCG and then repeat again in two days. Your doctor can look at the results to see if they are rising appropriately. Your doctor may also want to check a Progesterone level. ...Read more

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Can I go for pregnancy blood test 7 days after 10, 000 ui pregnyl shot?

To early: You would be testing too early and may test negative even if a pregnancy is there. You should wait at least 2 weeks since HCG injection for more accurate results. Good luck. ...Read more

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How soon can I have intercourse after taking Progesterone shot, Pregnyl shot or the Follistim shot.

How soon can I have intercourse after taking Progesterone shot, Pregnyl shot or the Follistim shot.

Depends: You will typically ovulate about 36-8 hrs after the Pregnyl shot. The timing of when you should try though depends on what procedure you are doing, IVF, IUI, etc and different centers have different instructions for their patients. It is best to check with your clinic / fertility doctor. ...Read more

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Taking letrozol & pregnyl in last 3 cycle but no result. Now I trying to conceive by taking only letrozol. Is it a right decision?

Taking letrozol & pregnyl in last 3 cycle but no result. Now I trying to conceive by taking only letrozol. Is it a right decision?

Its OK: Its ok to do that, Pregnyl just simply makes you ovulate at a pre-specified time to make it easy on you and give you a boost in your Progesterone production, so it may be theoretically better. ...Read more

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Hi... My husband has been using steroids for a while now and started with pregnyl yesterday... my ovulation wil be 12 - 14th november... is it possible for me falling pregnant when only he uses it?

Hi... My husband has been using steroids for a while now and started with pregnyl yesterday... my ovulation wil be 12 - 14th november... is it possible for me falling pregnant when only he uses it?

No: You do not mention for what reason is your husband is using steroid. His use of it is not going to affect your ovulation or getting pregnant. However the problem for which he is using steroid and the dosage might affect his sperm count and his ability to make you pregnant. ...Read more

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Is it true that hCG pregnyl is a steroid that helps build muscle?

Is it true that hCG pregnyl is a steroid that helps build muscle?

Yes but no: Hcg is human chorionic gonadotropin, the 'pregnancy hormone' in women. Pregnyl is a trade name brand of hcg. Technically, 'no, ' it is not a steroid it is a peptide hormone, a glycoprotein. It is not approved, black market, and potentially dangerous to use for muscle building: you decide. ...Read more