Frequently Asked Questions

About Nutropin AQ® (somatropin)

Responses to the Frequently Asked Questions below combine to deliver key clinical, safety, and administrative information on different aspects of Nutropin therapy.

Devices and Dosing


What should be done if there is not enough Nutropin AQ in the NuSpin for the last dose?

What should be done if the NuSpin is dropped or damaged?

When using NuSpin, sometimes there is leakage at the needle before the injection or there is medication leakage at the injection site. Is this okay?

Should patients change the needle every time they use the Nutropin AQ NuSpin?

What if medication is leaking from the needle?

What if there are bubbles in the cartridge after priming or prior to subsequent injections?