- Generic Name: Lanreotide
- Brand Names: Somatuline Depot
- Drug Class: Antigrowth HormonesSomatostatin and analogs
- Strengths: 120mg, 60mg, 90mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
LANREOTIDE (lan REE oh tide) is used to reduce blood levels of growth hormone in patients with a condition called acromegaly. It is used when surgery or radiotherapy have not worked well enough or in patients who are not able to have such procedures.