Like Orgalutran, Cetrotide is also a GnRH antagonist and both drugs are used for the same purpose in a fertility treatment. The difference between the two drugs is that the active ingredient of Orgalutran is ganirelix, while that of Cetrotide is cetrorelix.
Is Orgalutran the same as Cetrotide?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 08/08/2018
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)