Lutropin alfa Side Effects
For the Consumer
Applies to lutropin alfa: parenteral injection
Side effects include:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to lutropin alfa: subcutaneous powder for injection
Genitourinary side effects have included ovarian hyperstimulation (sometimes leading to ovarian enlargement or ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome), ovarian cysts, ovarian disorders, dysmenorrhea, and breast pain.[Ref]
General side effects have included pain and fatigue.[Ref]
Musculoskeletal side effects have included abdominal pain.[Ref]
Local side effects have included injection site reactions.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included headache.[Ref]
Respiratory side effects have included upper respiratory tract infections.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Luveris (lutropin alfa)." Serono Laboratories Inc, Rockland, MA.
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.