What is Norditropin SimpleXx?
Norditropin SimpleXx is a crucial growth hormone that plays a significant role in the development of muscles and bones. It is administered to treat growth disorders in both adults and children who cannot produce enough of this hormone on their own. This includes individuals with chronic kidney failure, Noonan syndrome, Turner syndrome, Prader-Willi syndrome, those born with a small stature who do not catch up in growth, among other causes.
Additionally, somatropin is used in adults for the treatment of short bowel syndrome, or to prevent severe weight loss. This weight loss can be caused by various conditions, including HIV.
What does Norditropin SimpleXx (Somatropin) do to your body?
Norditropin (Somatropin) promotes muscle growth, strengthens bones, and reduces fat storage in the body. Your doctor will check your growth hormone levels every six months. As you age, your doctor will gradually reduce the dosage. This is because the production of growth hormone naturally decreases with age.
What is the cost of Norditropin SimpleXx 5 MG / 1.5 mL?
The cost of Norditropin SimpleXx 5 MG varies due to several factors such as taxes, transportation, and state policies on prices. LiveIVF offers competitive pricing for the USA and other countries.
What is the required age for growth hormone treatment?
The need for growth hormones varies by life stage. Before birth and up to six months after birth, growth is primarily promoted by growth factors. From the sixth month of life until puberty, growth hormone has the most significant influence on growth.
What is the role of growth hormone in adults?
Growth hormone stimulates your metabolism, strengthens your bones, and increases muscle mass. It remains partly responsible for maintaining the proper balance of fat, water, and muscle in your body throughout your life.
Norditropin 5MG (15IU) Side Effects:
If you experience symptoms such as difficulty breathing, hives, swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat, seek urgent medical attention. Contact your doctor right away if you experience any of the following:
- Complaints of earaches, drainage, swelling, and heat
- Abdominal pain radiating to the back and an accelerated heart rate
- Tingling or numbness in the wrist, hand, or fingers
- Altered vision accompanied by nausea and pain behind the eyes
- Increased blood sugar, excessive hunger, dry mouth, drowsiness, weight loss, frequent urination, excessive thirst
- Unsteady walking accompanied by joint pain
Common side effects:
- Irritation and pain at the injection site,
- Weight gain and swelling.
This medication is administered through injections. It is marketed under the brand names Norditropin, Somatropin, Genotropin, NutropinAq, Omnitrope, and Zomacton.