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somatropin - injection, Genotropin, Humatrope, Norditr

GENERIC NAME: SOMATROPIN - INJECTION (so-mah-TROW-pin)

BRAND NAME(S): Genotropin, Humatrope, Norditropin, Nutropin, Serostim, Zorbtive

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USES: Various brands of this medication are used for the treatment of one of the following medical conditions: growth failure, growth hormone deficiency, intestinal disorder (short bowel syndrome) or HIV-related weight loss or wasting.Somatropin is also used to increase height in children with a certain genetic disorder (Noonan syndrome).




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