easypod(R) is currently available in a number of European and Latin American countries, as well as Australia and Canada and now the United States.
easypod(R) is intended for use with Saizen(R) click.easy cartridges after training from a healthcare provider. Refer to instructions for use on http://www.easypodus.com for more information. Infrequent injection site reactions can occur. easypod(R) and Saizen(R) click.easy are available by prescription only. Refer to http://www.saizenus.com for full prescribing information.
About Saizen(R) [somatropin (rDNA origin) for injection]
Saizen(R) is indicated for the treatment of children and adults with growth hormone deficiency. Saizen(R) should not be used in patients with active malignancy, diabetic retinopathy, or in Prader-Willi syndrome patients with severe obesity or respiratory impairment.
EMD Serono also offers the only needle-free drug delivery device for growth hormone. cool.click(R), exclusively for use with Saizen(R), lessens the fear and anxiety that patients may experience with subcutaneous injections. one.click(R) is the first auto-injector pen with a hidden needle for growth hormone in the US and allows the insertion of the needle and injection of medication all in one step, with the simple click of a button.
About Growth Hormone Deficiency
Growth hormone deficiency occurs when the pituitary gland in the brain
is unable to release or produce adequate amounts of growth hormone. In
children, growth hormone deficiency causes slow growth, and without
treatment, few will reach their full height potential as an adult. It is
estimated that the inc
|SOURCE EMD Serono, Inc.|
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