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Aeterna Zentaris Announces FDA Approval of Macrilen (macimorelin) for Diagnosis of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency

Posted 22 Jan 2018 by Drugs.com

CHARLESTON, S.C. December 20, 2017 – Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: AEZS), a specialty biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing and commercializing pharmaceutical therapies, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Macrilen (macimorelin), an orally available ghrelin agonist, to be used in the diagnosis of patients with ...

Dangerous Use of Growth Hormone Surges Among U.S. Teens

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by Drugs.com

WEDNESDAY, July 23, 2014 – A growing number of U.S. teens are using synthetic human growth hormone (hGH) to boost their muscles and athletic ability, a new study finds. The percentage of teens who admit to using hGH jumped to 11 percent in 2013 – more than double the 5 percent figure in 2012, the new survey from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids revealed. The worrisome trend highlights a need ...

Novo Nordisk Receives FDA Approval for Norditropin FlexPro for Growth Hormone Treatment

Posted 10 Mar 2010 by Drugs.com

PRINCETON, N.J., March 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ – Novo Nordisk announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Norditropin FlexPro (somatropin [rDNA origin] injection), a pre-filled injection pen to be used by children and adults with growth hormone disorders. It will be available in the second quarter. Norditropin FlexPro has a user friendly design which makes it easy ...

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