Sermorelin acetate is a human growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH or GRF) used for diagnostic evaluation of pituitary function and also for increasing growth in children. Off label usage of sermorelin acetate may include acute or age-related growth hormone insufficiency. Sermorelin acetate is discontinued; generic versions may be available.
What Are Side Effects of Sermorelin Acetate?
Common side effects of sermorelin acetate include:
injection site reactions (such as pain, swelling, or redness),
changes in taste,
pale skin (pallor), or
tightness in the chest.
Dosage for Sermorelin Acetate:
A dosage of 0.2 – 0.3 mcg of sermorelin acetate once daily at bedtime by subcutaneous injection is recommended.
What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with Sermorelin Acetate?
Sermorelin acetate may interact with glucocorticoids. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.