Micro Leuprolide / Leuprolide Dilution
Leuprolide Acetate is related to a naturally occurring hormone called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH). Leuprolide Acetate has also been used to treat endometriosis, uterine fibroids, early puberty, and as part of the process to stimulate multiple eggs for assisted reproductive technologies. The pharmacist according to the physician’s instructions compounds Leuprolide Dilution, also known as “Microdose Leuprolide”. A few of the commonly available strengths of Leuprolide Dilution are 40mcg/0.1ml, 50mcg/0.1ml and 20mcg/0.1ml. These preparations are a diluted concentration of the prescription Leuprolide Acetate 1mg/0.2ml.
(VFP is not a compounding pharmacy. For informational purposes only.)