Somatropin

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Somatropin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

0.018 IU/ kg0.018 (0.018)As recommended.SCAs a single dose. For the treatment of growth failure or growth hormon deficiency. Maximum dose 0.0375 IU/kg/day.
3.5 to 6 mg4.8 (4.75)24 hourlySCDoses vary according to body weight.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

0.166 to 0.233 IU/kg0.2 (0.1995)8 hourlyIntra Muscular-
0.083 to 0.116 IU/kg0.1 (0.0995)4 hourlySubcutaneous-

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

0.166 to 0.233 IU/kg0.2 (0.1995)8 hourlyIntra Muscular-
0.083 to 0.116 IU/kg0.1 (0.0995)4 hourlySubcutaneous-

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Somatropin

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Manufacturers of Somatropin in Pakistan

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