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The FlexPro® Pen

The FlexPro® pen is easy to use, with 4 strengths and 160 dose options1 for a closer match to your patient’s prescribed doses. This may lead to:

  • Fewer pens used each month
  • Fewer double injections
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Prescribed dose: mg/day

 

The 5 mg/1.5 mL FlexPro® pen will last

You will need for a 30-day supply.a

The 10 mg/1.5 mL FlexPro® pen will last

You will need for a 30-day supply.a

The 15 mg/1.5 mL FlexPro® pen will last

You will need for a 30-day supply.a

The 30 mg/1.5 mL FlexPro® pen will last

You will need for a 30-day supply.a

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Pen Selector

Use the Pen Selector to help you choose the right pen combination for your patient, and see how many equal a 30-day supply.a

aAll unused Norditropin® products must be refrigerated (36°F to 46°F) prior to first use. Do not freeze and avoid direct light. After first injection, Norditropin® pens can either be stored outside of the refrigerator (up to 77°F) for use within 3 weeks, or in the refrigerator (between 36°F and 46°F) for use within 4 weeks.

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Dosing Quick Reference

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Indications and Usage

Norditropin® (somatropin) injection is indicated for the treatment of pediatric patients with:

  • growth failure due to inadequate secretion of endogenous growth hormone (GH)
  • short stature associated with Noonan syndrome,
  • short stature associated with Turner syndrome,
  • short stature born small for gestational age (SGA) with no catch-up growth by age 2 to 4 years of age
  • Idiopathic Short Stature (ISS), height standard deviation score (SDS) <-2.25, and associated with growth rates unlikely to permit attainment of adult height in the normal range
  • growth failure due to Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS)

Norditropin® is also indicated for the replacement of endogenous GH in adults with growth hormone deficiency (GHD)

Dosage and Administration

Norditropin® should be administered subcutaneously (2).

  • Pediatric GHD: 0.17 mg/kg/week to 0.24 mg/kg/week (0.024 to 0.034 mg/kg/day)
  • Noonan Syndrome: Up to 0.46 mg/kg/week (up to 0.066 mg/kg/day)
  • Turner Syndrome: Up to 0.47 mg/kg/week (up to 0.067 mg/kg/day)
  • SGA: Up to 0.47 mg/kg/ week (up to 0.067 mg/kg/day)
  • Idiopathic Short Stature: Up to 0.47 mg/kg/week (up to 0.067 mg/kg/day)
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome: 0.24 mg/kg/week (0.034 mg/ kg/day)
  • Adult GHD: 0.004 mg/kg/day to be increased as tolerated to not more than 0.016 mg/kg/day after approximately 6 weeks, or a starting dose of approximately 0.2 mg/day (range, 0.15 to 0.30 mg/day) increased gradually every 1 to 2 months by increments of approximately 0.1 to 0.2 mg/day (2.2)
  • Injection sites should always be rotated to avoid lipoatrophy (2.3)

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