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The following are some of the infertility medications available in the U.S.:

Bravelle (follicle stimulating hormone)

Cetrotide (gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist)

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Fertility Drugs

Fertility drugs remain the primary treatment for women with ovulation disorders; some are taken orally and some are injected. In general, these medications work by causing the release of hormones that either trigger or regulate ovulation. Even if you're using assisted reproductive techniques such as in vitro fertilization, fertility drugs are still an important part of treatment. Since the number and names of all of the infertility medications may seem dizzying, here are the basic facts on the...

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Clomid (clomiphene citrate)

Crinone (progesterone)

Dostinex (prolactin reducing)

Factrel (gonadotropin-releasing hormone)

Fertinex (follicle stimulating hormone)

Follistim (follicle stimulating hormone)

Ganirelex Acetate (gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist)

Gonal-F (follicle stimulating hormone)

Humegon (human menopausal gonadotropin)

Lupron (leuprolide acetate)

Lutrepulse (gonadotropin-releasing hormone)

Menopur (human menopausal gonadotropin)

Metrodin (follicle stimulating hormone)

Novarel (human chorionic gonadotropin)

Ovidrel (human chorionic gonadotropin)

Parlodel (prolactin reducing)

Pergonal (human menopausal gonadotropin)

Pregnyl (human chorionic gonadotropin)

Profasi

Prometrium (progesterone)

Repronex (human menopausal gonadotropin)

Serophene (clomiphene citrate)

Zoladex ( gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog )

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Reviewed by Kecia Gaither, MD, MPH on August 11, 2014

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