Saizen Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Saizen: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (5mg)

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What is this Medicine?

SOMATROPIN (soe ma TROE pin) is a man-made growth hormone. Growth hormone helps children grow taller and helps adults and children grow muscle. It is used to treat many conditions of low growth hormone levels, growth failure, and short stature.

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In-Depth Information

Saizen 5mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 440871005
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Growth Failure, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Turner's Syndrome, SHOX (short Stature Homeobox-containing Gene) Deficiency, Prader-Willi Syndrome, Short Bowel Syndrome, Noonan Syndrome

Storage Information
Store unreconstituted product at 59 to 86 degrees F
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Protect from freezing
Saizen 5mg Powder for Injection
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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