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What will happen if I leave Humatrope out of fridge for about 18 hours - what effects will it have?

Posted 21 Feb 2011 1 answer

Idiopathic Short Stature - my daughter is taking Humatrope & when I gave her the injection yesterday... i forgot to put it in the fridge; my older daughter found it in the morning & put it in the fridge then. the whole kit with the mixed vial in it was left out of the fridge for about ...

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

Posted 26 Dec 2013 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 ...

Life after Humatrope?

Posted 27 Jan 2015 3 answers

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 ...

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

Posted 13 Nov 2011 1 answer

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

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

Posted 21 Jan 2014 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.

Adult Human Growth Hormone Deficiency - Due to adult growth hormone deficiency I have been on daily?

Posted 24 Aug 2015 1 answer

... Humatrope injections for the last 5 years. I have developed peripheral neuropathy in feet, heels and hands, could this be a side effect of the Humatrope? It is becoming unbearable, I do not have diabetes yet, but my bloOd sugar is pre diabetic. I am a 68 year old female. The left foot is really ...

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

Posted 8 May 2016 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 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?

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Adult Human Growth Hormone Deficiency, Pediatric Growth Hormone Deficiency, Short Stature for Age, Idiopathic Short Stature, Turner's Syndrome

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