Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:29 am

Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

Uses of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Growth Failure Syndrome in Children and Adults

Side effects of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

The most common side effects of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection are – Headache, Weakness, Paresthesia, Fatigue, Mild Hyperglycemia, Hypothyroidism, Localized Muscle Pain, Arthralgia, Stiffness of Extremities

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

Do not use Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection if you are allergic to – Somatropin/Recombinant Human Growth Hormone

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection works

Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection contains – Somatropin/Recombinant Human Growth Hormone

Somatropin purifies GH of recombinant DNA origin that stimulates skeletal, linear, muscle, and organ growth.

Dosage of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

The dosage of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Norditropin Nordilet 5mg Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Interaction

Drug :- Corticotropin, corticosteroids: Long-term use may inhibit growth response to GH. Monitor patient for lack of effect.

Estrogen replacement: May decrease somatropin level in adult women.

Insulin, oral antidiabetic agents: Somatropin may decrease insulin sensitivity. Antidiabetic agent dosage may need adjustment.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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