Treating certain children or adults whose bodies do not produce enough growth hormone. It is also used to treat certain children who are not growing normally due to Turner syndrome or Prader-Willi syndrome, or who were born small for gestational age (SGA). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Genotropin is a growth hormone. It works by stimulating growth in patients who do not make enough natural growth hormone.
Genotropin is a type of medication that is intended to help kids, and in some cases adults, especially those with low growth, low weight and similar problems. Genotropin is ideally a growth hormone that works by stimulating growth in any patient whose body does not produce, for one reason or another, sufficient levels of the natural growth hormone. This is a strictly prescription medicine that must be prescribed for use by a doctor.