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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: No.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: Hgh if used for its intended medical indication, does not cause infertility.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Not if for low HGH: If a person takes human growth hormone because that person is low in his growth hormone level, then he will become normal in his level. By being norma ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience Endocrinology
Monitoring necessary: When properly dosed (following the igf-1 blood test at regular intervals), growth hormone replacement should not have unpleasant side effects. Howeve ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience Endocrinology
Monitoring necessary: When properly dosed (following the igf-1 blood test at regular intervals), growth hormone replacement should not have unpleasant side effects. Howeve ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: No. Certain medications however such as amiodarone can do so.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience Endocrinology
Monitoring necessary: When properly dosed (following the igf-1 blood test at regular intervals), growth hormone replacement should not have unpleasant side effects. Howeve ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: No but if you were diagnosed with gh deficiency, it's not uncommon to have associated thyroid problems since TSH (the pituitary signal the controls th ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: First generation antipsychotics can lower growth hormone levels, but that should be of little significance since you're way past puberty.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
41 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Many: If you take hgh (nutropin) after your growth centers have been closed the only things that will grow is cartilage so your ears and nose will get bigge ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Children or adults?: Clearly the stigma of "shortness" is ever present. But in children, approval is given when there is a deficiency of growth hormone measured by a provo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Many side effects: The reason hgh is regulated and only used for gh deficiency is because there is a temptation to give it for cosmetic reasons, and it can be dangerous. ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Not: Only in excess doses. Very interesting information on growth hormone replacement. It needs to be monitored by a physician with a background in hor ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: This is a listed common side effect for saizen (human growth hormone). Depression is also common for growth hormone deficiency which is what this dru ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Growth hormone: Genotropin (human growth hormone) is growth hormone and is indicated in children with growth hormone deficiency to help them grow. It has much less o ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Before puberty: Hgh is only prescribed in children diagnosed with a true growth or height deficiency due to a pituitary gland disorder. Hgh has no effect on height i ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gloria Lopez
43 years experience Pediatrics
Low HGH: The origin of adult low HGH may be congenital or acquired. The most common cause of low HGH (representing two-thirds of cases) are pituitary and paras ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Yes if: Taken for unintended medical purposes.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Lots of things: Congenital pituitary abnormalities, brain tumors, brain injuries, radiation to the brain, oxygen deprivation, hereditary gh deficiency, etc. In many p ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Delcampo
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Does NOT: Top 5 AE of Cymbalta (duloxetine) Nausea, Dry mouth, Headache, Somnolence, Fatigue. Not seen as much are Constipation, Dizziness, Anorexia (weight los ... Read More

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