Increased growth rate following transfer to daily sc administration from three weekly im injections of hGH in growth hormone deficient children.

@article{Kastrup1983IncreasedGR,
  title={Increased growth rate following transfer to daily sc administration from three weekly im injections of hGH in growth hormone deficient children.},
  author={Knud William Kastrup and Jens Sandahl Christiansen and Johannes Andersen and Hans Orskov},
  journal={Acta endocrinologica},
  year={1983},
  volume={104 2},
  pages={148-52}
}
The effect of more frequent (daily) injections of human growth hormone (hGH) on growth rate was studied in 16 growth hormone deficient children (12 boys, 4 girls) during 2 years. All had previously been treated with im injection of hGH 2-3 times weekly and in the majority of the patients a waning growth response was observed. For a total weekly dose of 12… CONTINUE READING