Bodybuilders and athletes use it to enhance their exercise performance, muscle mass and their immune system. Stimulation of cells growth in all organs of the body and the inducement of protein synthesis are positive effects of this drug on human body. This drug also enhances metabolism and increase glucose transport in the body. Omnitrope is important as well in increasing both calcium retention and the mineralization of bones.
Omnitrope is used into 2 doses per day for 6 days a week, with no injections are taken on the 7th day. The doses are prescribed individually, depending on the age and body health of the person. It is recommended to take 8iu per week as often if prescribed by physician, however the most popular dosage is 4iu per day in average.
Just as with all drugs, side effects are an issue to consider. The most common side effects of Omnitrope are; acromegaly, fluid retention, enlarged breasts in males, painful joints, carpal tunnel syndrome, and liver damage. It can’t be used by those who have critical illness . Illnesses such as; open heart surgery, abdominal surgery, multiple accidental trauma, acute respiratory failure as well as hypersensitivity to the drug.