What is Soma Max 10 IU?
Soma Max 10 IU contains a generic medicine known as Somatropin; it is a form of human growth hormone used for the growth and development of bones and muscles. Soma Max 10 IU is used to treat growth failure in children and adults who has insufficient natural growth hormone. persons who suffer from a deficiency of natural growth hormone due to certain medical conditions chronic kidney failure, Noonan syndrome, Turner syndrome, Prader-Willi syndrome, short stature at birth with no catch-up growth, and other causes. It is also quite useful in preventing severe weight loss in people with AIDS or also used to treat short bowel syndrome.
What are the contraindications of Soma Max 10 IU?
There are some medical conditions under which Soma Max 10 IU can't be used such as cancer, diabetic retinopathy, overweight, severe breathing problems, sleep apnea, a serious illness due to lung failure or complications from recent surgery, injury, or medical trauma.
What are the drug interactions of Soma Max 10 IU?
Some medicines alter the therapeutic efficacy of Soma Max 10 IU such as Sumatriptan, Delavirdine, Methyldopa, Haloperidol, Rifamycins, Nitroglycerin, Ritonavir, Timolol, Propanolol, Cimetidine, Reserpine, and Frovatriptan.
What is the correct dosing schedule of Soma Max 10 IU?
Soma Max 10 IU is available in the form of injection and should be administered via Subcutaneous route (SC). The dose of Soma Max 10 IU depends on the individual's age and disease conditions. A man has to take 6-8 IU of Soma Max for the long term, but do not exceed more than 10 IU per day. A woman can take 3-4 IU of Soma Max. In the treatment of Growth hormone deficiency in children, a pediatric patient has to use 0.024 to 0.034 mg/kg subcutaneously once a day for up to 6 to 7 times a week. In the treatment of Human Growth Hormone Deficiency in adult, you have to take 0.2 mg subcutaneously in a day.
Side effects of Soma Max 10 IU:
There are some side effects of Soma Max 10 IU such as nausea, vomiting, increased heartbeat, intermittent urination, increased thirst, alteration in vision, swelling of the head, face, hands, or feet, and muscle agony.
What are the safety measures to taken while using Soma Max 10 IU?
- If you have a thyroid problem, diabetes, or kidney problems, then consult your doctor before using this medicine.
- Don't consume alcohol while using this medicine.
- Blood sugar level gets enhanced in the case of a diabetic patient, so blood sugar level should be checked at a regular interval.