GenLei Jintropin

GenLei Jintropin

somatropin

Manufacturer:

GeneScience Pharm

Distributor:

Primal
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Somatropin
Indications/Uses
Ped growth retardation due to inadequate secretion of endogenous growth hormone (GH); Turner's syndrome; growth disturbance in prepubertal childn w/ chronic renal insufficiency; adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD) due to diseases of hypothalamus-pituitary gland or as diagnosed by 2 independent GH stimulation tests.
Dosage/Direction for Use
SC Growth disturbance due to insufficient GH secretion in childn 0.025-0.035 mg/kg/day or 0.7-1 mg/m2/day. Turner's syndrome or chronic renal insufficiency 0.045-0.05 mg/kg/day or 1.4 mg/m2/day. AGHD Initially 0.006 mg/kg/day for 4 wk. Adjust the daily dose according to side effects & serum insulin-like growth factor-1.
Contraindications
Tumor activity, growth promotion in childn w/ closed epiphyses.
Special Precautions
Confirm diagnosis before treatment. Prolonged treatment; chronic renal insufficiency. Adult >60 yr. Discontinue use after renal transplantation. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Local skin reactions, elevated blood sugar level, edema, hypothyroidism, nausea, vomiting, severe & recurrent headache especially w/ visual problems.
ATC Classification
H01AC01 - somatropin ; Belongs to the class of somatropin and somatropin agonists. Used in anterior pituitary lobe hormone and analogue preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
GenLei Jintropin powd for inj 10 IU
Packing/Price
20 × 1's
Form
GenLei Jintropin powd for inj 4 IU
Packing/Price
20 × 1's
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