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Somatropin – HeadOn – Human Growth Hormone

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Description

Headon 4 IU Injection is a hot selling and most popular form of human growth hormone used to treat growth deficiencies in children and adults. It is also used to treat growth failures due to various conditions such as Noonan syndrome, short stature at birth with no catch-up growth, and other causes. It is also used to treat short bowel syndrome and to prevent severe weight loss in patients suffering from AIDS.

This pack comes with 4 vials of 4iu each

Description

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Headon 4 IU Injection (Human Growth Hormone)

  • Bone and joint pain
  • Puffy fingers
  • Swollen joints
  • Injection site bruising and red coloration
  • Burning, numbness, tingling in the arms and feet
  • Muscle cramps and stiffness
  • Severe headache
  • Visual disturbances
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Blood in urine and stools
  • Flu like symptoms
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Difficult or painful urination
  • Dry mouth
  • Fast/irregular heart beat
  • Loss of appetite
  • Shivering
  • Yellowing of skin and eyes
  • White patches in the mouth or on the tongue
  • Mild to moderate depression
  • Hair loss or thinning of the hair
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness

Uses of Headon 4 IU Injection

What is it prescribed for?

  • It is prescribed for Human growth hormone deficiency

This medicine is used for the treatment of failure of growth due to scrace secretion of the required growth hormone. It is used to effectively treat growth hormone deficiency, both in children and in adults.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Cachexia

This medicine is used to treat extreme weight loss and muscle loss in adults and children caused due to severe chronic illnesses such as AIDS and certain forms of cancer.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Short bowel syndrome

This medicine coupled and is used along with dietary adjustments and nutritional supplementation to treat short bowel syndrome in adults. Short bowel syndrome is a mal-absorption disorder caused by dysfunctional small intestine, causing severe diarrhea, malnutrition, and weight loss.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Turner’s syndrome

This medicine is used to effectively treat growth failure in girls associated with a congenital defect called Turner’s syndrome.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Idiopathic short stature

This medicine is used to effectively treat short stature in children, which is not attributed to the lack of growth hormone secretion.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Growth retardation due to chronic renal failure

This medicine is used to effectively treat growth deficiencies in children caused due to long-term renal function impairment.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Noonan’s syndrome

This medicine is used to effectively treat growth deficiency in children, which is associated with a genetic disorder called Noonan Syndrome.

  • It is prescribed for treatment of Short stature for age

This medicine is used to effectively treat short stature of children whose epiphyses are not closed and for whom diagnostic evaluation excludes other causes associated with short stature.

Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • Onset of action

The amount of time taken by this medicine to show its effect is not clinically established. This also may vary from individual to individual.

  • Duration of effect

The amount of time for which this medicine remains effective is not clinically established. This also may vary from individual to individual.

  • Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown and unestablished. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

No habit-forming tendencies were ever reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor will determine the best course of treatment after evaluating the potential benefits and risks associated with the use of this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use during breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor will determine the best course of treatment after evaluating the potential benefits and risks associated with the use of this medicine.

When not to use?

Acute critical illness

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patients with acute critical illness followed by open heart surgery, abdominal surgery, acute respiratory failure, or multiple accidental trauma due to the increased risk of mortality.

Prader-Willi Syndrome with associated complications

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome who are severely obese or have a severe respiratory disease due to the increased risk of mortality.

Active malignancy

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patients with an active malignancy due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Any pre-existing malignancy should be inactive and its treatment course should be completed for therapy with this medicine to begin.

Diabetic retinopathy

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patients with active proliferative or severe non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.

Closed epiphyses

This medicine is strictly not recommended for growth promotion in children with closed epiphyses.

Allergy

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to somatropin, benzyl alcohol, or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.

Warnings

Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor will determine the best course of treatment after evaluating the potential benefits and risks associated with the use of this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor will determine the best course of treatment after evaluating the potential benefits and risks associated with the use of this medicine.

General warnings

Other medicines

Headon 4 IU Injection may interact with many other medicines and may cause severe adverse effects. Hence, it is advised that you inform the doctor about all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.

Severe illness

This medicine should be administered with great caution in patients with an acute and severe illness. Use of this medicine should be discontinued if the symptoms of the illness worsen.

Relapse of cancer

This medicine should be used with great caution in patients, especially children, who have undergone treatment for cancer. Use of this medicine may cause a relapse and hence regular clinical monitoring is advised.

Diabetes Mellitus

This medicine should be used with great caution in patients with diabetes due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Appropriate corrective measures, dose adjustments, and monitoring of blood glucose levels may be necessary while receiving this medicine. An alternative treatment option may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Intracranial hypertension

Use of this medicine may cause increased pressure around the brain, causing visual disturbances, severe headaches, nausea, and vomiting. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience these symptoms regularly after receiving this medicine.

Fluid retention

Use of this medicine may cause fluid retention in adults. Patients may experience muscle and joint pain, tiredness, etc. for transient periods while receiving this medicine. Contact your doctor if these symptoms are persistent.

Hypoadrenalism

Use of this medicine may cause a reduction in adrenal gland secretions and hence, it should be used with caution in patients with a pre-existing condition of hypoadrenalism. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Thyroid hormone levels

Reduced levels of thyroid hormone levels may make somatropin less effective. Hence, it is advised to regularly monitor the thyroid hormone levels of patients during treatment with this medicine.

Pancreatitis

Use of this medicine may rarely cause swelling of the pancreas, resulting in severe and persistent abdominal pain. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience severe abdominal pain after receiving this medicine.

Dosage

Missed Dose

Administer the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.

Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption. 

Interaction with Medicine

Deflazacort

Dexamethasone

Quetiapine

Insulin

Armodafinil

Bexarotene

Dapagliflozin

Budesonide

Carbamazepine

Acarbose

Diltiazem

Hydrocortisone

Montelukast

Triamcinolone

Metformin

Disease interactions

Diabetes

This medicine should be used with great caution in patients with diabetes due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Hypothyroidism

This medicine should be used with great caution in patients with hypothyroidism due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Regular monitoring of the thyroid function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Food interactions

Information not available.

Lab interactions

Information not available.

This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.

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