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Head On | Somatropin | HGH Injection  

Headon is an astounding remedy that is popularly used for the treatment of human growth hormone deficiency in children and adults. Headon is the hormone, which is extremely important for the growth of muscle and bones. This medication treats Noonan syndrome and Turner syndrome in children and helps in their growth and development. Headon is also used to prevent extreme weight loss in AIDS patients and in patients with severe renal failure. 

Price: $93.44

Availability: In stock

Strength Pack Size Unit Price Price Qty card
16 IU Somatropin   1 Pack  101.20  US$101.20
32 IU Somatropin   2 Pack  97.75  US$195.50
64 IU Somatropin   4 Pack  93.44  US$373.75

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What is the working mechanism of Headon (Somatropin)?

Headon contains Human growth hormone (HGH) as the main active constituent. HGH works by binding with human growth hormone receptors present inside the cell membrane. On entering the cell HGH facilitates the transcription and translation process, which ultimately results in the increased protein synthesis, changes in the activity of enzymes and enhanced gene function that ultimately leads to a cumulative effect of growth and development.

What is the dosing regimen of Headon (Somatropin)?

Headon is commercially available in the dosing strength of 16IU that is accessible in the form of the parenteral dosage form. For the treatment of adult human growth deficiency take not more than 0.004mg/kg by subcutaneous route once a day OR take 0.2mg subcutaneously once a day. For the treatment of muscle wasting and weight loss take 0.1mg/kg of Headon once a day at bedtime. For treating pediatric deficiency of growth hormone takes about 0.024 to 0.034 mg/kg by subcutaneous route once a day, 6 to 7 times a week.

What are the contraindications to the use of Headon (Somatropin)?

  • Do not use Headon if you are allergic to any of the constituent present in the medication.
  • If you are suffering from conditions such as brain tumor, cancer, lung disease or sleep apnea than do not use Headon.
  • If you are suffering from diabetes, or any renal or hepatic disorder than using Headon is inadvisable.

What are the drug interactions of Headon (Somatropin)?

  • Certain medications such as estrogen replacement therapy, antiviral such as Ritonavir shows drug interactions with Ritonavir.
  • Antibacterial such as erythromycin, antiviral such as Ketoconazole shows drug interactions with Headon.
  • Certain herbal medications and supplements show drug interactions with Headon, therefore, inform your doctor about them before using Headon.

What are the aftermaths of using Headon (Somatropin)?

Aftermaths that are likely to be seen post usage of Headon are bloody defecation, decreased the sensation of touch, bloating, swelling, nausea, vomiting, muscle aches, runny nose, shivering, stomach ache, and tiredness.

What is the safety measures followed with the use of Headon (Somatropin)?

  • Monitor your blood glucose closely while using Headon.
  • Do not consume alcohol, smoke or take sedatives while you are taking this medication.
  • Follow the diet and workout plan while taking Headon as prescribed by your doctor.  
  • A patient older than 65 years of age should not use Headon.
  • Pregnant women and lactating mothers should never use Headon.
  • The dose of Pediatric patients should be monitored carefully while giving Headon to them. 

Additional Information

SKU Head On - HGH – Somatropin
US Brand Name No
Strength 3.7 ml
Generic Name No
Manufacturer No
PharmaceuticalForm No
Shipped From India

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