Each pen contains:
36 iu of somatropin ( human growth hormone)
The pen has a built-in chamber of water and powder, when the pen is activated (explained below); the water shall mix into the chamber of powder and the user must swirl the pen slowly (avoid heavy shaking) for ten-twenty seconds until the chamber is see-through.
Genotropin Pre-filled Pen (GoQuick): Two-chamber cartridge sealed in a disposable multidose pre-filled pen GoQuick. The cartridges contain either 5.3 mg or 12 mg somatropin (rbe). Each cartridge also contains 0.3% metacresol as preservative.
The 5.3 mg pre-filled pen GoQuick is colour coded blue. The 12 mg pre-filled pen GoQuick is colour coded purple.
Genotropin Cartridge: Two-chamber cartridge for use in a re-useable injection device, Genotropin pen, or in a reconstitution device. The cartridges contain either 5.3 mg or 12 mg somatropin (rbe). Each cartridge also contains 0.3% metacresol as preservative.
The Genotropin Pens are colour coded, and must be used with the matching colour coded Genotropin two-chamber cartridge to give the correct dose. The Genotropin Pen 5.3 (blue) must be used with Genotropin 5.3 mg cartridge (blue). The Genotropin Pen 12 (purple) must be used with Genotropin 12 mg cartridge (purple).
Instruction on reconstitution plus use of devices is supplied separately as are the Pen and Genotropin Mixer devices and any necessary consumables.
Genotropin MiniQuick: Two compartment cartridge in single dose syringe containing powder and solvent for injection together with an injection needle.
Each device contains either 0.2 mg, 0.4 mg, 0.6 mg, 0.8 mg, 1 mg, 1.2 mg, 1.4 mg, 1.6 mg, 1.8 mg or 2 mg somatropin (rbe).