Serostim

Active Ingredient(s): Somatropin, rh-GH
FDA Approved: * August 23, 1996
Pharm Company: * SERONO
Category: Growth Hormone Treatment

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Serostim Overview

Growth hormone (GH), also known as somatotropin (or as human growth hormone [hGH or HGH] in its human form), is a peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cell reproduction, and cell regeneration in humans and other animals. It is thus important in human development. It is a type of mitogen which is specific only to certain kinds of cells. Growth hormone is a 191-amino acid, single-chain polypeptide that is synthesized, stored and secreted by somatotropic cells within the lateral wings of the ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Somatropin, rh-GH
  • Injection: 0.2mg, 0.2mg/vial, 0.4mg, 0.4mg/vial, 0.6mg, 0.6mg/vial, 0.8mg, 0.8mg/vial, 1.2mg, 1.2mg/vial, 1.4mg, 1.4mg/vial, 1.5mg, 1.5mg/vial, 1.6mg, 1.6mg/vial, 1.8mg, 1.8mg/vial, 10mg, 10mg/1.5ml, 10mg/vial, 12mg, 12mg/vial, 13.5mg, 13.8mg, 13.8mg/vial, 15mg/1.5ml, 18mg, 1mg, 1mg/vial, 22.5mg, 24mg, 24mg/vial, 2mg, 2mg/vial, 4.8mg, 4.8mg/vial, 4mg, 4mg/vial, 5.8mg, 5.8mg/vial, 5mg, 5mg/1.5ml, 5mg/ml, 5mg/ml (5mg/ml), 5mg/vial, 6mg, 6mg/0.5ml, 6mg/0.5ml (6mg/0.5ml), 6mg/vial, 8.8mg, 8.8mg/vial, 8mg, 8mg/vial, n/a
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Serostim: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 44087-0004 Serostim Subcutaneous Kit by Emd Serono, Inc.
  • 44087-0005 Serostim Subcutaneous Kit by Emd Serono, Inc.
  • 44087-0006 Serostim Subcutaneous Kit by Emd Serono, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Somatropin, rh-GH or a similar ingredient: (11 results)






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