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My son started humatrope after being diagnosed with GH deficiency secondary to his 22q11 deletion?

Posted 8 May 2016 by Malloy01 1 answer

... syndrome. Ever since he started he has been getting a fever every three weeks along with slight cold like symptoms. Always the same symptoms and no one else in the family gets sick. Could this be a side effect? And can we do anything about it?

Does anybody know any of the long term effects of humatrope? I was on it back in the 80s when it?

Posted 20 Mar 2015 by coyer21515 1 answer

... first came out.i had stopped growing at age 6. i am now 32. just wondering if it has any long term effects such as speeding up the aging process such as early menopause?

Life after Humatrope?

Posted 27 Jan 2015 by Rheanna4 1 answer

Hi my son is 4'11 and he is 14 years old. He has not hit puberty. We just found out that he has growth hormone deficiency. He is supposed to start Humatrope Saturday. I want to know if it will cause him problems as an adult like having kids of his own on day etc. we would also like to low how ...

Where does humatrope inject?

Posted 20 Oct 2014 by malik mohsin 1 answer

We forgot to put our daughter's Humatrope in the fridge last night?

Posted 21 Jan 2014 by tigermom6884 1 answer

Is it still safe to use? Room temp is between 64 -68 if that helps. It was out for approx. 20 hours before we noticed.

Has anyone taken humatrope as a kid and now suffers from severe back pain please help?

Posted 26 Dec 2013 by erik33 3 answers

I was 13 and not growing after a bunch of blood test in the hospital the test came back I had a human growth hormone deficiency I was given humatrope one shot a day for 3 1/2 years for the last year the Dr doubled my dose he told me I was 1 out of a hundred kids trying this method increasing the ...

My daughter takes Humatrope via the pen & complains it stings terribly & she can taste it - advice?

Posted 13 Nov 2011 by KarenHK 1 answer

Has anyone encountered the same thing and/or have insight to share? Thank you!

Are there any disadvantages in switching to Omnitrope, I have been taking Humatrope for 20 years?

Posted 4 Feb 2011 by rolandn 2 answers

I have been taking Humatrope for 20 years now my insurance is requesting me to switch to Omnitrope what is the disadvantages for doing that ,now and in the long run ???

Humatrope - do you get taller?

Posted 5 Oct 2009 by Trey Blaylock44 1 answer

if so, what is a ballpark estiment or guess on how much?

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