Nafarelin acetate

Amber-G

Brand Name(s):Synarel

Indication:Endometriosis

Rationale:

Considered:Nov-06

Review Date:Sep-22

Comments:
For treatment of endometriosis: Suitable for restricted prescribing under defined conditions

The gonadorelin analogues (buserelin, goserelin, leuprorelin, nafarelin and triptorelin) are suitable for prescribing in primary care upon the advice of a specialist (or a primary care prescriber with a special interest in womens health).

Gonadorelin analogues for the treatment of endometriosis
MTRAC Verdict & Summary November 2010

The recommended duration of therapy is six months; only one 6-month course is advised.

Nafarelin Acetate (Synarel nasal spray) Summary of Product Characteristics (9/8/2007)