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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?

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 ...

Pediatric Growth Hormone Deficiency - my daughter has been on norditropin for one year and refuses?

Posted 20 Jan 2012 by debpc622 2 answers

... to continue her shots. Has anyone experienced this and any advice would be appreciated. I am worried that she will not reach her predicted height of 5', her estimated height without the growth hormone is 4' 7" - 4' 10".

I left the reconstituted vial of saizen outside the refrigerator for 24 hours. Can I still use it?

Posted 20 Aug 2010 by gym3483 1 answer

It was about 85degrees Fahrenheit

Saizen - does anyone have any advice for me? my 8yr old has to take this drug because he had a brain

Posted 17 Dec 2010 by bamncas 3 answers

... tumor when he was two and stop growing.

What is the correlation between Nutropin use and its effect on joint stability unrelated to the inj?

Posted 18 Jan 2010 by lkurfist 1 answer

ection site. If the drug is causing bone growth faster than normal rate isn't it like that there could be ligamentous or tendon instability in a joint where bone growth is more rapid than its surrounding connective tissue

A ten year old boy I am caring for seems to be experiencing symptoms of roid rage on genotropin ?

Posted 14 Dec 2009 by malk 1 answer

I am an RN caring for a ten year old boy receiving genotropin. His extremely aggressive behavior subsided after not receiving his medication for several weeks due to prescription renewal delay. I would describe his behavior to his mother as a "flip of a switch". I am very concerned as he ...

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