Factrel Side Effects

Generic Name: gonadorelin

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of gonadorelin. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Factrel.

Not all side effects for Factrel may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

Applies to gonadorelin: kit, powder for solution

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by gonadorelin (the active ingredient contained in Factrel). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking gonadorelin:

With repeated doses
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • flushing (continuing)
  • rapid heartbeat

If any of the following side effects occur while taking gonadorelin, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

With repeated doses
  • Hardening of skin at place of injection
  • hives
With single or repeated doses
  • Itching, pain, redness or swelling of skin at place of injection
  • skin rash (at place of injection or over entire body)

Some of the side effects that can occur with gonadorelin may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

Less commonWith single dose
  • Abdominal or stomach discomfort
  • flushing (lasting only a short time)
  • headaches
  • lightheadedness
  • nausea

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