The active compound of Folligon is PMSG/ECG, a complex glycoprotein. PMSG/ECG is a gonadotrophin with Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and Luteinizing Hormone (LH) activities. In females, PMSG stimulates the growth and maturation of the follicles. In the male, PMSG stimulates development of the interstitial tissue of the testis and spermatogenesis. Folligon can be used for the management of reproduction and treatments of reproductive disorders in domestic animals Anoestrus (estrus induction and increase of ovarian activity leading to an increased fertility) in the cow. Induction of multiple ovulation (Superovulation) in embryo/oocyte donors in the cow. Increase of fertility rate after progestagen treatment (estrus induction and synchronization, increase of ovarian activity) in the cow, the ewe, the goat and in deer. Please check the availability in your country
Folligon PMSG contains either 1000 i.u or 5000 i.u. Serum Gonadotrophin PhEur (PMSG) supplied together with solvent.
PMSG is capable of supplementing and being substituted for both luteinising hormone and follicle stimulating gonadotrophin of the anterior pituitary gland in both the male and female, stimulating development of the ovarian follicle.