Appearance - Each vial contains 10iu of Riptropin in the form of white powder. Power may look caked or in
small particles, that is normal for growth hormone.
Dosage - Based on treatment being used for. Daily dosage varies between 0.005mg per kilo of body weight to
0.06mg per kilo of body weight. It's recommended to begin with lower dosage and gradually increase it up to
required target dosage. Please act according to what your physician tells you in regard to dosage to not exceed.
Drug Reaction & Other treatments - Drug interactions may lead to side effects or decrease or increase the
medicine potency. Check with your doctor that the other drugs you're taking do not interfere with this drug's
action. Treatments of other conditions should be discussed before using Riptropin. It is especially important to
diabetics to check with their doctor because Riptropin may chance insulin requirements.
Side Effects - Riptropin does not have side effects in most people. Most side effects will stop with continued
usage or by lowering the dose. Common side effects are pain in joints, this is due to water which may be
pushing nerves. If pain doesn't stop consider lowering the dosage, talk with your doctor. Do not use the drug if
you are allergic to any of it's components. Please tell your doctor if you have any other symptoms at once.
Precaution - Keep a record of doses. If you are diabetic or using insulin or any other diabetic, sugar lowering
medicine you should monitor your blood glucose closely because growth hormone may change your body
response to insulin.
Keep at 2~8C. Don't freeze. Riptropin is very stable and can stay for a month in normal room temperature. But
it is still advised to refrigerate whenever possible and always keep away from direct light. After dilution it must
be refrigerated. In case of sterile water it must be used within 72 hours. If you dilute with bacteriostatic water
you can use even after 10 days or more.