From Big Medical Encyclopedia

SERUMAL GONADOTROPHIN — the hormonal and active drug extracted from blood serum of zhereby mares and possessing follicle-stimulating action; use of drug as medicine is stopped because of possible allergic reactions and a refrakternost of gonads as a result of antibody formation.

See also Gonadotropic hormones .

Bibliography: Mashkovsky M. D. Pharmaceuticals, p.1, page 541, M., 1977; Savchenko O. N. Hormones of an ovary and gonadotropic hormones, page 28, L., 1967.