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Luveris Side Effects

Generic Name: lutropin alfa

Note: This document contains side effect information about lutropin alfa. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Luveris.

For the Consumer

Applies to lutropin alfa: parenteral injection

Side effects include:

Headache, nausea, ovarian hyperstimulation, breast pain, abdominal pain, ovarian cyst.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to lutropin alfa: subcutaneous powder for injection

Cardiovascular

Cardiovascular side effects have included arterial thromboembolism.[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea, flatulence, diarrhea and constipation.[Ref]

Genitourinary

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

General side effects have included pain and fatigue.[Ref]

Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal side effects have included abdominal pain.[Ref]

Local

Local side effects have included injection site reactions.[Ref]

Nervous system

Nervous system side effects have included headache.[Ref]

Respiratory

Respiratory side effects have included upper respiratory tract infections.[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Luveris (lutropin alfa)." Serono Laboratories Inc, Rockland, MA.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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