Active ingredients: Progesterone
Crinone 8% w/w Progesterone Vaginal Gel.
Excipient with known effect: Contains Sorbic acid 0.08% w/w (0.9mg/1.125 g dose).
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Progesterone is a natural progestogen, the main hormone of the corpus luteum and the placenta. It acts on the endometrium by converting the proliferating phase to the secretory phase.
Hydrogenated Palm Oil Glyceride
A single use, one piece, white polyethylene applicator with a twist-off top, designed for intravaginal application.
Each applicator contains 1.45g of gel and delivers 1.125g of gel. Each one is wrapped up and sealed in a paper/aluminium/polyethylene foil overwrap.
The applicators are packed in cardboard boxes containing 6 or 15 units of Crinone 8% progesterone vaginal gel.
Merck Serono Ltd, 5 New Square, Bedfont Lakes Business Park, Feltham, Middlesex, TW14 8HA, UK
Date of first authorisation: 1st March 2013
Date of latest renewal: 26th June 2004