Soma Indication:

For treatment of acromegaly

Soma Mechanism Of Action:

Somavert selectively binds to growth hormone (GH) receptors on cell surfaces, where it blocks the binding of endogenous GH. This leads to the normalization of serum IGF-1 levels.

Soma Drug Interactions:

Not Available

Soma Food Interactions:

Not Available

Soma Generic Name:


  • GH
  • GH-N
  • Growth hormone
  • Growth hormone 1
  • Pituitary growth hormone
  • Somatotropin precursor

Drug Type:

Biotech; Approved


Not Available

Toxicity (Overdose):

Not Available

Protein Binding:

Not Available


Not Available

Half Life:

~6 days

Dosage Forms of Soma:

Powder, for solution Subcutaneous

Chemical IUPAC Name:

PEGylated human growth hormone

Organisms Affected:

Humans and other mammals

Soma to general, pharmacology

General, pharmacology..