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Usage: treatment of infertility.
Side effects include: swelling of the hands or legs, stomach pain and swelling, shortness of breath, possible death by ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS).
Ovidrel side effects
Generic Name: human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) (injectable)
What is HCG?
Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) is a hormone that supports the normal development of an egg in a woman's ovary, and stimulates the release of the egg during ovulation.
HCG side effects
Stop using HCG and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these signs of a blood clot: pain, warmth, redness, numbness, or tingling in your arm or leg; confusion, extreme dizziness, or severe headache.
Some women using this medicine have developed a condition called ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), especially after the first treatment cycle. OHSS can be a life-threatening condition. Call your doctor right away if you have any of the following symptoms of OHSS:
severe pelvic pain;
swelling of the hands or legs;
stomach pain and swelling;
shortness of breath;
nausea or vomiting; or
urinating less than normal.
This medication can cause early puberty in young boys. Call your doctor if a boy using this medicine shows early signs of puberty, such as a deepened voice, pubic hair growth, and increased acne or sweating.
Less serious side effects may include:
feeling restless or irritable;
mild swelling or water weight gain;
breast tenderness or swelling; or
pain, swelling, or irritation where the injection is given.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.