HCG Sifasi-HP is a polypeptide hormone known as human chorionic gonadotropin or HCG. Polypeptide hormone is produced during the fertilization process of the egg or syntrophoblast after conception. HCG Sifasi-HP promote the normal growth of the egg and the releasing of the egg from the ovary at the time of ovulation.
HCG Sifasi-HP is a highly purified drug that is injected into the muscle to treat infertility in women, low sperm count in men, and pituitary gland disorders, especially the disorder that causes the testicles in young boys to not mature and drop normally. HCG has a wide role in treating infertility in women and increases sperm count in men. It is available as a pack containing the sterile lyophilized powder and the solvent (bacteriostatic water).
Human chorionic gonadotropin hormone is given in the below listed conditions such as: treats infertility in women, increases sperm count, it is used in young boys when their testicles have not dropped down into scrotum normally.
Human chorionic gonadotropin is a water soluble glycoprotein obtained from the urine of pregnant women. HCG comprises of two sub units alpha and beta sub units. Single injection of HCG Sifasi-HP induces ovulation between 38 and 40 hours. HCG is an analogue of luteinizing hormone (LH). Luteinizing hormone along with Follicle stimulating hormone has a role in development and maturation of normal ovarian follicle and in mid cycle LH surge initiates ovulation. HCG plays the same role of LH in body and stimulates ovulation process in infertile woman. HCG stimulates Corpus Luteum of the ovary to produce progesterone.
In men, HCG Sifasi-HP also stimulates the production of testosterone and increases sperm count in men. HCG acts on interstitial cells of the testis that leads to the production of androgens.
The dosage is solely decided by the Doctor after assessing your condition and various factors such as age, gender and body weight. One can’t fix the dose as it varies from patient to patient. Always take the dose prescribed by the Doctor.
HCG Sifasi-HP is taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It is given as an injection under the skin or muscle. Pharmacist or doctor will let you know the proper way of drug administration. Use this drug the same way as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label. Take the medicine as long as recommended by the Doctor. Always ask the doctor before stopping the intake of the drug.
Every medicine show some side effects, same way HCG Sifasi-HP also have some undesired effects associated with it. Human chorionic gonadotropin shows common side effects such as: restlessness, depression, headache, breast tenderness, pain, swelling at the site of injection, nausea, constipation.
If overdose, immediately consult with your concerned doctor. Take medical help as soon as possible if you encounter any unusual symptoms.