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What is Accretropin?

Accretropin is no longer available in the United States.

Accretropin is a brand name prescription growth hormone injection intended to help people who cannot create or utilize their own growth hormone. It mimics natural growth hormone, which regulates the growth of many body parts. Accretropin’s generic name is somatropin, but it is also available under the brand name Saizen. Your doctor will be able to tell you if you should use Accretropin.

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