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Somatotropin

Synonym(s): Recombinant growth hormone

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Name

  • Somatotropin.

Class of drug

  • Hormone.

Uses

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Indications



Growth hormone deficiency
  • Used in the treatment of growth hormone deficiency.
  • Has been used to treat growth hormone responsive alopecia.

Administration

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • BSAVA Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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