Drugs information library

The listings of drugs and therapies on this site are for your information.

The Pituitary Foundation does not prescribe medications. For more information about different treatments, you can read the Patient Information Leaflet or Summary of Product Characteristics (see below for details) included with your medication.

To talk about treatment options, you will need to speak with your GP or consultant.

All links to Patient Information Leaflets (PIL) and Summaries of Product Characteristics (SPC) on this site are provided by the electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC) to ensure that you see the most up-to-date documents.

Patient Information Leaflets (PIL)

The PIL is the leaflet intended to be read by the user and is included in the medicines packaging.

Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)

The SPC describes the properties, effects and warnings about medicines and is written to guide healthcare professionals in the safe and appropriate use of medicines.

Drugs for Pituitary conditions

Condition General name (Brand name)
Diabetes Insipidus
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hyperprolactinaemia (Prolactinoma)
Hypogonadism (Female)
Hypogonadism (Male)