Typical indications for
hCG in men include hypogonadism and fertility
Like other gonadotropins, hCG can be extracted from urine or by genetic modification. Pregnyl, Follutein, Profasi, and
Novarel use the former method, derived from the urine of pregnant women. Ovidrel, on the other hand
, is a product of recombinant DNA. Novarel and
hCG from APP are typically considered generics in the United States.