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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.

Key pharmacist information

Genotropin device range & dose increments

Genotropin Device Image

Device Type

Dose Setting Increments

Goquick pens

GoQuick 5.3 mg

Dose increments of 0.05 mg

GoQuick 12 mg

Dose increments of 0.15 mg

Pens

Genotropin Pen 5.3 mg

Dose increments of 0.1 mg

Genotropin Pen 12 mg

Dose increments of 0.2 mg

Miniquick pen

MiniQuick (10 x strengths 0.2mg - 2.0mg in dose increments of 0.2mg)

Dose increments of 0.2mg

Ordering Information

Device name

PIP code

Genotropin Pen for use with 5.3mg or 12 mg Genotropin cartridges* and standard syringes**

028-7326
056-1142

Genotropin GoQuick

356-8961
356-8979

Genotropin Pen 5.3mg

028-7326

Genotropin Pen 12mg

056-1142

Genotropin GoQuick 5.3mg

356-8961

Genotropin GoQuick 12mg

356-8979

Genotropin MiniQuick 0.2mg

265-6544

Genotropin MiniQuick 0.4mg

265-6585

Genotropin MiniQuick 0.6mg

265-6593

Genotropin MiniQuick 0.8mg

265-6601

Genotropin MiniQuick 1.0mg

265-6619

Genotropin MiniQuick 1.2mg

270-7032

Genotropin MiniQuick 1.4mg

270-7040

Genotropin MiniQuick 1.6mg

270-7057

Genotropin MiniQuick 1.8mg

270-7065

Genotropin MiniQuick 2.0mg

270-7073

*When ordering the 5.3mg and 12mg presentations, please take care to order the correct item e.g. GoQuick or Refill Cartridge as per prescription.
**All Genotropin devices to be used with the Becton Dickinson MicroFine+ pen needles

Genotropin device storage information for pharmacists​​​​​​​1

Device name

Storage before constitution

Storage after constitution

Genotropin Pen for use with 5.3mg or 12-mg Genotropin cartridges* and standard syringes**

For up to 1 month at room temperature [<25ºC]

Refrigeration; between 2 - 8 ºC. Protect from the light and use within 4 weeks.

Genotropin GoQuick

For up to 1 month at room temperature [<25 ºC]

Refrigeration; between 2 - 8 ºC. Protect from the light and use within 4 weeks.

Genotropin Miniquick

No refrigeration needed: MiniQuick can be stored at room temperature [<25 ºC] for up to 6 months.

Use immediately or refrigerate between 2-8ºC and use within 24 hours

**All Genotropin devices to be used with the Becton Dickinson MicroFine+ pen needles

Pharmacist support – helping you to help your patients

Genotropin helpline
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Your Genotropin helpline team can assist you and your patients with many aspects of their medicine and its use, including:

  • Guidance on Genotropin, including injection techniques and device advice.
  • Ordering consumables such as needles, sharps bins, cool bags, pen devices, complete with distribution directly to your patients home, if desired.

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Groassist

The Groassist app supports paediatric patients through their journey with growth hormone

Learn more

Endocrine helpline 

Our dedicated nurse team are on hand to support patients being treated with Genotropin and healthcare professionals who have Genotropin patients

Contact the team

Homecare

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

Learn more

The MiniQuick

Find out more about the MiniQuick device

Visit the MiniQuick page

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