GENERIC NAME : SOMATROPIN
Norditropin Nordilet 10mg (30IU), Quick Pen 30 IU/1.5 ml
Norditropin Purity – 99.88%
Norditropin Nordilet 10mg (30IU)is a disposable, premixed, prefilled pen that makes taking growth hormone simple.
Norditropin Nordilet 10mg (30IU) delivery pens are the only prefilled, multi-dose, disposable growth hormone pens that, after initial use, can be stored at up to 77°F for use within 3 weeks Unlike other growth hormone delivery pens.
Who should not use Norditropin?
Do not use Norditropin if: you have a critical illness caused by certain types of heart or stomach surgery, trauma or breathing (respiratory) problems; you are a child with Prader-Willi syndrome who is severely obese or has breathing problems including sleep apnea; you have cancer or other tumors; your healthcare provider tells you that you have certain types of eye problems caused by diabetes; you are a child with closed bone growth plates (epiphyses); you are allergic to Norditropin or any of the ingredients in Norditropin.
Indications and Usage
What is Norditropin (somatropin [rDNA origin] injection)?
Norditropin is a prescription medicine that contains human growth hormone and is used to treat:
children who are not growing because of low or no growth hormone.
children who are short (in stature) and who have Noonan syndrome or Turner syndrome.
children who are short (in stature) because they were born small (small for gestational age-SGA) and have not caught-up in growth by age 2 to 4 years.
adults who did not make enough growth hormone when they were children or when they became adults.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATIONS
Who should not use Norditropin Nordilet 10mg (30IU)?
Do not use Norditropin if:
you have a critical illness caused by certain types of heart or stomach surgery, trauma or breathing (respiratory) problems.
you are a child with Prader-Willi syndrome who is severely obese or has breathing problems including sleep apnea.
you have cancer or other tumors.
your healthcare provider tells you that you have certain types of eye problems caused by diabetes.
you are a child with closed bone growth plates (epiphyses).
you are allergic to Norditropin or any of the ingredients in Norditropin.What should I tell my healthcare provider before I start Norditropin?
Tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:
have diabetes, had cancer or any tumor, or have any other medical conditions.
are pregnant or breastfeeding, or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed.
take any prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins or herbal supplements. Norditropin may affect how other medicines work, and other medicines may affect how Norditropin works.
How should I use Norditropin?
Do not share your Norditropin pen and needles with another person. You may give another person an infection or get an infection from them.
What are the possible side effects of Norditropin Nordilet 10mg?
Norditropin can cause serious side effects, including:
high risk of death in people who have critical illnesses because of heart or stomach surgery, trauma or serious breathing (respiratory) problems
high risk of death in children with Prader-Willi syndrome who are severely obese or have breathing problems including sleep apnea.
return of tumor or cancerous growths.
high blood sugar (hyperglycemia).
increase in pressure in the skull (intracranial hypertension). If you have headaches, eye problems, nausea or vomiting, swollen hands and feet due to fluid retention contact your healthcare provider right away.
serious allergic reactions. Get medical help right away if you have the following symptoms: swelling of your face, lips, mouth or tongue, trouble breathing, wheezing, severe itching, skin rashes, redness or swelling, dizziness or fainting, fast heartbeat or pounding in your chest, or sweating.
decrease in hormone called cortisol
decrease in thyroid hormone levels.
hip and knee pain or a limp in children (slipped capital femoral epiphysis).
worsening of pre-existing curvature of the spine (scoliosis).
middle ear infection, hearing or ear problems in patients with Turner syndrome.
redness, itching and tissue weakness in the area of skin you inject.
increase in phosphorus, alkaline phosphatase, and parathyroid hormone levels in your blood.
The most common side effects of Norditropin include:
headaches, muscle pain, joint stiffness, high blood sugar (hyperglycemia), and sugar in your urine (glucosuria).