Definition of Pergonal in English:

Pergonal

noun

Pharmacology
  • Any of various hormonal preparations, specifically a preparation of human menopausal gonadotropin, containing a mixture of FSH and luteinizing hormone, which is given by injection as a treatment for infertility in women and men deficient in gonadotropin. [A trademark in the United States.]

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Official Gazette. Apparently from per- + gon- + -al.

Pronunciation

Pergonal

/ˈpəːɡənal/