GENOTROPIN 5.3 mg powder and solvent for solution for injection. *

  • Company:

    Pfizer Healthcare Ireland
  • Status:

    Updated
  • Legal Category:

    Product subject to medical prescription which may not be renewed (A)
  • Active Ingredient(s):

    *Additional information is available within the SPC or upon request to the company

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Updated on 01 October 2021

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DEC202163766_Reg SPC GN 34_0 5.3mg IE clean_1633073570.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications

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The SPC has been updated as follows: Section 4.3 addition of excipient warning text

Updated on 01 October 2021

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DEC202163766_Reg PIL GN 35_0 5.3_12mg TCC_Go Quick IE clean_1633073544.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - excipient warnings
  • Change to section 6 - what the product contains

Updated on 09 September 2020

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DEC202059740_Reg SPC GN 32_0 5.3mg IE clean_1599661520.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

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Updated on 09 September 2020

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DEC202059740_Reg PIL GN 33_0 5.3_12mg TCC_Go Quick UK_IE clean_1599661470.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 28 November 2018

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Reg SPC GN 29_0 5.3mg IE_1543399691.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Improved presentation of SPC

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Improved presentation of SPC uploaded

Updated on 28 August 2018

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Reg_SPC_GN_29_0_5.3mg_IE_clean_1535450709.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction

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The SPC has been updated as follows:

Section 4.4 – addition of Special warnings and precautions for use for Hypoadrenalism and Use with oral oestrogen therapy

Section 4.5 – addition of interaction information for Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) deficiency patients treated with glucocorticoids, decreases the conversion of cortisone to cortisol and women on oral oestrogen replacement.

Updated on 28 June 2018

File name

Reg PIL GN 32_0 5.3_12mg TCC_Go Quick UK_IE clean.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 27 June 2018

File name

Reg_SPC_GN_29_0_5.3mg_IE_clean.docx

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction

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The SPC has been updated as follows:

Section 4.4 – addition of Special warnings and precautions for use for Hypoadrenalism and Use with oral oestrogen therapy

Section 4.5 – addition of interaction information for Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) deficiency patients treated with glucocorticoids, decreases the conversion of cortisone to cortisol and women on oral oestrogen replacement.

Updated on 08 May 2018

File name

Reg_SPC_GN_30_0_5.3mg_IE.clean.docx

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties

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The SPC has been updated as follows: Section 5.1 the deletion of the last sentence in the paragraph within section 5.1 that provides information on clinical trials conducted in short children born SGA

Updated on 29 October 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

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Updates to:

Section 4.3 - This has been updated in line with the CSP

Section 4.8 - This section has been updated in accordance with the CSP.

Updated on 29 October 2014

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

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Updated on 22 October 2014

File name

PIL_14800_978.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product

Updated on 22 October 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Change to warnings or special precautions for use
  • Change to side-effects
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 12 September 2013

Reasons for updating

  • Change to information about pregnancy or lactation
  • Change to further information section
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 05 July 2013

Reasons for updating

  • Addition of joint PIL covering all presentations

Updated on 03 April 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 6.2 - Incompatibilities
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 6.6 - Special precautions for disposal and other handling

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Section 2.QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION,
Section 4.4 Special warnings and precautions for use,
Section 4.8 Undesirable effects,
Section
6.2 Incompatibilities,
Section
6.5 Nature and contents of container,
Section 6.6 Special precautions for disposal and other handling

Updated on 28 March 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use

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SPC update to Section 4.3Contraindications and Section 4.4 Special warnings and precautions for use.

Updated on 27 March 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change to warnings or special precautions for use

Updated on 21 November 2011

Reasons for updating

  • Change to marketing authorisation holder

Updated on 21 November 2011

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 7 - Marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 8 - MA number
  • Change to section 9 - Date of renewal of authorisation

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SmPC MAH address change in section 7, PA number change section 8, Date of Authorisation section 9

Updated on 01 August 2011

Reasons for updating

  • Change to, or new use for medicine
  • Change to warnings or special precautions for use
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 13 October 2010

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.7 - Effects on ability to drive and use machines
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text
  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use

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SmPC – Changes to section 4.3 to 4.9 and section 10 of the SPC

Updated on 04 October 2010

Reasons for updating

  • Change to, or new use for medicine
  • Change to warnings or special precautions for use
  • Change to information about pregnancy or lactation
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 24 September 2010

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.1 - Therapeutic indications
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.7 - Effects on ability to drive and use machines
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 5 - Pharmacological properties
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 6.4 - Special precautions for storage
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 6.6 - Special precautions for disposal and other handling
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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SmPC: Changes to section 4.1 to 5.1 and 6.4, 6.5, 6.6 and section 10 of the SPC

Updated on 23 September 2010

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for medicines.ie

Updated on 11 May 2009

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients

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Section 6.1 (List of excipients) has been updated to add E numbers to excipient names.

Updated on 18 December 2007

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.1 - Therapeutic indications
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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4.1 – Update to this section

4.2 - Update to this section

10 – Update to this section

 

Updated on 29 November 2007

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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4.2 – Update to this section

4.4 - deletion of current elderly statement by addition of new statement

4.5 – Update to spelling of cyclosprorin to ciclosporin

10 – Update to this section

Updated on 14 November 2007

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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4.4       Change of  m-cresol to metacresol

6.1       Change of excipient m-cresol to metacresol

10        - Change to date or Partial revision of text

Updated on 03 April 2007

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.6 - Special precautions for disposal and other handling
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Section 6.6 The heading has been changed to "Special precautions for disposal of a used medicinal product or waste materials derived from such medicinal product and other handling of the product"
 
Section 6.6 Deleted references to the Jetex jet injection device.  This jet injection device is no longer manufactured and therefore it is desirable to remove references to it to minimize any confusion that may arise
 
Section 10 Date of revision of the text has been updated

Updated on 01 September 2006

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text
  • Change to section 6.3 - Shelf life

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Sections: 4.3, 4.4, 4.8 and 10 associated with the removal of a contraindication in PWS patients and the addition of post-marketing experiences.

AND section 6.3 the shelf life has been extended from 24 months to 36 months and the reconstituted shelf life of the 12mg presentation has changed to 4 weeks

Updated on 11 January 2006

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 6.3 - Shelf life
  • Change to section 6.4 - Special precautions for storage
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 6.6 - Special precautions for disposal and other handling
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text
  • Change to section 7 - Marketing authorisation holder

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Updated on 19 November 2004

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 1 - Name of medicinal product
  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 3 - Pharmaceutical form
  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 8 - MA number

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Updated on 27 June 2003

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for medicines.ie

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