NORDITROPIN SIMPLEXX 45IU 15MG CARTRIDGE
NORDITROPIN SIMPLEXX 45IU*15 mg in a 1.5 ml of solution in a cartridge (Type I glass) closed at the bottom with a rubber stopper (Type I rubber closures) shaped as a plunger and at the top with a laminated rubber stopper (Type I rubber closures) shaped as a disc and sealed with an aluminium cap. The aluminium cap is sealed with a coloured cap (green). Pack sizes of 1, 3 and 5. The cartridges are blister packed in a box.
The pen contains a sealed cartridge of 1.5 ml solution for injection, or a quantity of somatropin per pen of:
5 mg (15 IU) for NORDITROPINE NORDIFLEX 5 mg / 1.5 ml. The system delivers a maximum of 1.5 mg somatropin per dose in 0.025 mg somatropin increments;
10 mg (30 IU) for NORDITROPINE NORDIFLEX 10 mg / 1.5 ml. The system delivers a maximum of 3 mg of somatropin per dose at a level of 0.050 mg somatropin;
15 mg (45 IU) for NORDITROPINE NORDIFLEX 15 mg / 1.5 ml. The system delivers a maximum of 4.5 mg of somatropin per dose at a level of 0.075 mg somatropin.
Significant somatotropic deficit in the context of known hypothalamic-pituitary pathology, intracranial irradiation or traumatic brain injury. The somatotropic deficit must be associated with another deficit axis, other than prolactin. The somatotropic deficit must be demonstrated during a dynamic test after the introduction of adequate hormone replacement for any other hormone deficit.
Side effects :
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.