2 doctors weighed in:

What drug is given in the gluteus muscle before egg retrieval for ivf?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Likely hCG

Sounds like a purified (non-recombinant) form of hcg: sometimes trade name pregnyl, profasi in the us.
If this doesn't sound right you'd do best to ask your ivf doc.

In brief: Likely hCG

Sounds like a purified (non-recombinant) form of hcg: sometimes trade name pregnyl, profasi in the us.
If this doesn't sound right you'd do best to ask your ivf doc.
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
16 years in practice
47M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available