Gonal-f® (follitropin alfa/beta)

BL 020378

Gonal-f® (follitropin alfa/beta)

BL 020378

U.S. License Holder:

EMD Serono

Date of License:


Last Update:


approved_indications FDA-Approved Indications

Women: GONAL-F (follitropin alfa for injection) is indicated for: Induction of ovulation and pregnancy in the oligo-anovulatory infertile patient in whom the cause of infertility is functional and not due to primary ovarian failure; Development of multiple follicles in ovulatory infertile women as part of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) cycles.

Men: GONAL-F (follitropin alfa for injection) is indicated for induction of spermatogenesis in infertile men with primary and secondary hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in whom the cause of infertility is not due to primary testicular failure.

approved_indications Approved Foreign Follow-On Biologics / Biosimilars

Biosimilars Approved In The E.U.

Bemfola (Finox Biotech / Gedeon Richter) (March-2014)
Ovaleap (Teva Pharma) (September-2013)

Biosimilars Approved In Australia

Bemfola / Afolia (Gedeon Richter) (November-2015)

Biosimilars Approved In South Korea

Bemfola (Yooyoung Pharm) (October-2020)


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