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Protirelin Brand Names


Protirelin may be found in some form under the following brand names:

Protirelin Drug Class

Protirelin is part of the drug class:

Protirelin Interactions

This is not a complete list of Protirelindrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Protirelin and Pregnancy

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.

The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Five categories - A, B, C, D, and X, are used to classify the possible risks to an unborn baby when a medication is taken during pregnancy.

Protirelin falls into category C:

In animal studies, pregnant animals were given this medication and had some babies born with problems. No well-controlled studies have been done in humans, though. Therefore, this medication may be used if the potential benefits to the mother outweigh the potential risks to the unborn child.


There are no well-controlled studies that have been done in pregnant women. Protirelin should be used during pregnancy only if the possible benefit outweighs the possible risk to the unborn baby.


No studies have been done in animals, and no well-controlled studies have been done in pregnant women. Protirelin should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed.

Protirelin Dosage

Take protirelin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The Protirelin dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):

  • the condition being treated
  • other medical conditions you have
  • other medications you are taking
  • how you respond to this medication
  • your weight
  • your height
  • your age
  • your gender

Protirelin is available in the following doses:

  • Protirelin 500 Mcg/ml Intravenous Solution

Forms of Medication

Protirelin is available in the following forms:

  • Injectable Solution