Thyrogen

Active Ingredient(s): Thyrotropin Alfa
FDA Approved: * November 30, 1998
Pharm Company: * GENZYME
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Thyrogen Overview

Thyroid-stimulating hormone (also known as thyrotropin, thyrotropic hormone, TSH, or hTSH for human TSH) is a pituitary hormone that stimulates the thyroid gland to produce thyroxine (T4), and then triiodothyronine (T3) which stimulates the metabolism of almost every tissue in the body.[1] It is a glycoprotein hormone produced by thyrotrope cells in the anterior pituitary gland, which regulates the endocrine function of the thyroid.[2][3] In 191...

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Should My Hospital Know If There Is A Thyrogen Shortage And Not Make Appointments That Cant Be Kept

I WAS ON DAY 11 OF MY 14 DAY DIET,MISSING MY MILK,WHY DIDN'T THEY CHECK WITH PHARMACIST TO SEE IF THERE WAS MEDS ## I would imagine that when setting up the appointment, they had no way of knowing there would still be a shortage, at the time of the appointment. In addition, it is probably impossible for them to keep track of all medication shortages, at any given time. The shortage, however, has been going on since early this year and there is no still no information on when, if ever, it will be rectified. Did they offer you any other alternatives or make any suggestions? ## Hi, Not sure if you meant milk or milk thistle. I personally feel milk thistle is much more dangerous than most have thought. I would suggest anyone who doubts me to google:DANGERS OF MILK THISTLE---- AND READ A...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Thyrotropin Alfa
  • Injection: 1.1mg, 1.1mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Thyrogen: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 58468-0030 Thyrogen .9 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Powder, for Solution by Genzyme Corporation
  • 58468-1849 Thyrogen Kit by Genzyme Corporation

Other drugs which contain Thyrotropin Alfa or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Should My Hospital Know If There Is A Thyrogen Shortage And Not Make Appointments That Cant Be Kept
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