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Information on how to access Genotropin® (somatropin, rbe) prescribing information and adverse event reporting can be found at the bottom of the page.

The Genotropin delivery portfolio

Genotropin is a growth hormone therapy indicated for the treatment of growth disturbance in children due to insufficient secretion of growth hormone (growth hormone deficiency, GHD) and growth disturbance associated with Turner Syndrome or chronic renal insufficiency (CRI) or growth disturbance in short children born small for gestational age (SGA) with a birth weight and/or length below –2SD, who failed to show catch-up growth by 4 years of age or later. Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), for improvement of growth and body composition. The diagnosis of PWS should be confirmed by appropriate genetic testing.  Genotropin is also indicated as replacement therapy in adults with pronounced growth hormone deficiency.

Genotropin comes in a range of different delivery devices, designed to suit patients throughout their treatment course.

​​​​​​​Our range of devices work together, to provide for different needs and situations that your patients will experience – whether for young children attending school, or young adults experiencing travel or situations where a fridge may not be available.

Easy to use, easy to learn devices

One of the main concerns patients have when starting their therapy is centred around injections. The Genotropin delivery devices are designed to be easy to use and learn, so that patients can feel confident about administering therapy.

GoQuick

MiniQuick

Pen


  • Pre-filled
  • Pre-settable
  • Simple three-
    ​​​​​​​stage reconstitution
  • Discreet and portable
  • No refrigeration
    required (can be
    stored at or
    ​​​​​​​below 25°C for up to 6 months).
  • Pre-filled single use 
  • Customisable
  • Digital dose
    ​​​​​​​display

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GoQuick dosing and demonstration

Watch how a child patient takes Genotropin with the GoQuick pen, with a little help from her mum.

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Homecare

Pfizer offers a range of homecare and patient support services to Genotropin patients

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The GoQuick

Find out more about the GoQuick device

Visit the GoQuick page

The MiniQuick

Find out more about the MiniQuick device

Visit the MiniQuick page

The Pen

Find out more about the Pen device

Visit the Pen page

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