Sermorelin injection is used to diagnose and treat growth hormone deficiency in children. Sermorelin is a synthetic analogue of a substance that stimulates the release of growth hormone from the pituitary gland.
Sermorelin is available as an injectable and is given only in the hospital or doctor’s clinic.
On the time of this writing, Sermorelin injection has been discontinued or removed from the market in the United States.
2 What to Know Before Using
Here are the things you must consider first before taking Sermorelin injection.
You cannot take Sermorelin if you are allergic to it.
Before taking Sermorelin, mention to your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
If you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant soon
If you are breastfeeding
Have any head injury or disease affecting the brain
Have any serious medical condition or illness
Avoid drug interactions by telling all the medicines you take to your doctor while receiving Sermorelin. Mention prescription medications, over-the-counter drugs, and supplements. If you take Sermorelin, tell your doctor if you take any of the following medications:
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like Aspirin and Indomethacin
Glucocorticoids such as Prednisone, Hydrocortisone, Prednisolone, Dexamethasone, Beclomethasone, and others
Medicines that affect the thyroid gland, such as Propylthioruracil
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