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Human Growth Hormone (Saizen) Summary

Description: A 191-amino acid polypeptide hormone secreted by the human adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR), also known as GH or somatotropin. Synthetic growth hormone, termed somatropin, has replaced the natural form in therapeutic usage such as treatment of dwarfism in children with growth hormone deficiency.

Also Known As: Saizen; Somatropin; Humatrope; Nutropin; Serostim Show All >>

Networked: 1394 relevant articles (64 outcomes, 182 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Human Growth Hormone is Relevant

  1. Chronic Kidney Failure (Chronic Renal Failure) : 7 outcomes 12 studies in 69 results
  2. Burns : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 41 results
  3. Turner Syndrome (Turner's Syndrome) : 4 outcomes 20 studies in 96 results
  4. Dilated Cardiomyopathy (Cardiomyopathy, Congestive) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 11 results
  5. Heart Failure : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 15 results
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Drugs Related to Human Growth Hormone

  1. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin)
  2. Somatostatin (Somatotropin Release-Inhibiting Factor)
  3. Human Growth Hormone (Saizen)
  4. Glutamine (L-Glutamine)
  5. Glucocorticoids
  6. Insulin (Novolin)
  7. Hormones
  8. Oxandrolone (Anavar)
  9. Insulin-Like Growth Factor I (IGF-1)
  10. Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF)
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Therapies Related to Human Growth Hormone

  1. Transplants (Transplant)
  2. Kidney Transplantation
  3. Parenteral Nutrition
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  5. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
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