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Patients being treated with Nutropin AQ (and/or their parents) should be informed about the potential benefits and risks associated with Nutropin AQ treatment [see ADVERSE REACTIONS], including a review of the contents of the INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE. This information is intended to better educate patients (and caregivers); it is not a disclosure of all possible adverse or intended effects.
Patients and caregivers who will administer Nutropin AQ should receive appropriate training and instruction on the proper use of Nutropin AQ from the physician or other suitably qualified health care professional. A puncture-resistant container for the disposal of used syringes and needles should be strongly recommended. Patients and/or parents should be thoroughly instructed in the importance of proper disposal, and cautioned against any reuse of needles and syringes. This information is intended to aid in the safe and effective administration of the medication.
Please see the accompanying directions for use of the delivery device.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/25/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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