Information on how to access Genotropin® (somatropin, rbe) prescribing information and adverse event reporting can be found at the bottom of the page.
Growth hormone deficiency has been reported to be present in between 40%-100% of patients with PWS, depending on the diagnostic criteria used.1,7
GH deficiency becomes prominent in the second decade of life when children fail to show the acceleration in height usually seen in puberty. Children who have not received GH replacement therapy have shown a mean final height of 155cm in boys and 148 cm in girls3.
Prader-Willi syndrome is estimated to occur in between 1 in 15,000 and 1 in 25,000 live births8.
Clinical presentation and physical characteristics of PWS may vary across age groups.
Learn more about how Genotropin can help your patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome on our Genotropin brand site
Pfizer offers a range of homecare and patient support services to Genotropin patients
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Watch Dr Helen Turner talk about the early diagnosis of Turner syndrome, one of the most common chromosomal disorders in women
Find out more about NICE’s technology appraisals on the use of Genotropin on our Genotropin brand site
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A choice of personalised starter kits is available to child and adult Genotropin patients to make sure they get off to a good start with their treatment
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