Nutropin (somatropin-rDNA origin)
The following drug information is obtained from various newswires, published
medical journal articles, and medical conference presentations.
Nutropin AQ is the liquid version of Nutropin R, which Genentech
currently markets. It is a hormone that helps children grow and is
used in children who do not make enough of their own growth hormone
or who have kidney disease.
- Skin rash, itching, or hives
- Hip or knee pain, limping
- Muscle pain
- Pain where the shot is given
You should not get this medicine if you have had an allergic
reaction to somatropin or if you have cancer or a growing