Storage and Use
Simple Storage and Handling
Your medication is shipped at room temperature.
Before reconstituting, your medication is stable for 6 months at room temperature. After reconstituting, your medication should be stored in a standard home refirgerator at 2°C to 8°C (35°F to 46°F). Once reconstituted your medication is stable for 28 days at these temperatures. Do not freeze after reconstitution.
IGF-1 and LR3 IGF-1 are compounded adhering to the strictest standards and practices for self-administration. When patients receive their medication, they will receive a complete kit to administer the product, including easy-to-follow instructions, syringes and related supplies.
Genetics Health will soon be compounding these medications to be administered through a spring-activated mini-pen injector that delivers medication quickly and with minimal discomfort. Once available, the mini-pen will offer patients a number of advantages:
The spring-activated mechanism is sturdy enough to last through a year of use
Tiny, 6mm needles minimize discomfort and are effective and reliable in delivering medication
Storage, transport and disposal is simple and convenient
Administration can be done by anyone, including children