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What is human growth hormone normally used for?
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: FDA approved
There are many approved uses of hgh for growing children outside of gh deficiency.
Just for example some indications: turner's syndrome, prader willi syndrome, small for gestational age with failure to catch up, renal failure and growth failure, idiopathic small stature.

In brief: FDA approved
There are many approved uses of hgh for growing children outside of gh deficiency.
Just for example some indications: turner's syndrome, prader willi syndrome, small for gestational age with failure to catch up, renal failure and growth failure, idiopathic small stature.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. George Klauber
Also sometimes to confirm or to treat testicular maldescent
Dr. Gary Greenly
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Children and adults
Human growth hormone (hgh) has for many years been fda approved for growth failure in children.
More recently, it has been used "off label" as the fountain of youth for the rich and famous. Finally, about 10 years ago the fda approved the use of HGH in adults which show low levels on laboratory tests, usually a serum igf-1. Usage increases vitality, hair and skin condition, and has many benefits.

In brief: Children and adults
Human growth hormone (hgh) has for many years been fda approved for growth failure in children.
More recently, it has been used "off label" as the fountain of youth for the rich and famous. Finally, about 10 years ago the fda approved the use of HGH in adults which show low levels on laboratory tests, usually a serum igf-1. Usage increases vitality, hair and skin condition, and has many benefits.
Dr. Gary Greenly
Dr. Gary Greenly
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Dr. Edward Taub
Preventive Medicine
In brief: HGH deficiency
Other than true hgh deficiency there are no proven safe reasons to use hgh.

In brief: HGH deficiency
Other than true hgh deficiency there are no proven safe reasons to use hgh.
Dr. Edward Taub
Dr. Edward Taub
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