The main disadvantage derived from recombinant FSH if compared to other assisted reproductive treatments is that it is more expensive, since it does not come from the purification human urine.
Recombinant FSH refers to the follicle-stimulating hormone that has been created by means of bioengineering. It is a lab creation, which means it is not a human-based preparation.
The FSH is a type of gonadotropic hormone which regulates the reproductive cycle in men and women. For the assisted reproductive treatments, it is prescribed to women for ovulation induction.
This is a trading name of a medicine. Its major compound is the recombinant FSH, a gonadotropin hormone, which is used in AI, IVF and ICSI cycles to stimulate the woman’s ovary.
Gonal-f 900 is the name of a drug used in assisted reproduction as a medicine to stimulate women’s ovary undergoing these type of techniques.