Humatrope 36IU Injection is a medicine that is identical to the main form of the naturally occurring human growth hormone. It is used to treat children with Humatrope 36Iu 12mg failure due to inadequate secretion of endogenous growth hormone (GH). It is used to treat short stature in adults also. Humatrope (somatropin, rDNA origin, for injection) is a polypeptide hormone of recombinant DNA origin. Humatrope is synthesized in a strain of Escherichia coli that has been modified by the addition of the gene for human GH. The peptide is comprised of 191 amino acid residues and has a molecular weight of about 22,125 daltons. The amino acid sequence of the peptide is identical to that of human GH of pituitary origin.
- Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)