Decapeptyl Depot - Triptorelin Injection
WHAT IS DECAPEPTYL DEPOT ?
Decapeptyl Depot 3.75mg Injection is a synthetic analogue of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist. It works by decreasing the production of certain hormones, which reduces testosterone levels in the body.
MEDICINE USES :
Triptorelin is used for treating symptoms of advanced prostate cancer. This medication may be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
TRIPTORELIN ACETATE COMMON SIDE EFFECTS :
Change in breast size; constipation; decreased sexual desire or ability; diarrhea; dizziness; headache; hot flashes; itching, pain, redness, or swelling at the injection site; loss of appetite; nausea; sleeplessness; stomach discomfort; tiredness or weakness; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); back pain; blood in the urine or dark urine; bone pain; breast pain; burning, numbness, or tingling; calf or leg pain or tenderness; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; mood or mental changes (eg, depression); painful urination; severe or persistent.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
SAFETY INFORMATION (Precautions) for DECAPEPTYL TRIPTORELIN INJECTION :
- Decapeptyl may cause dizziness or vision changes. These effects may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines.