Russell Silver Syndrome

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The Russell Silver Syndrome Diagnosis Information Page is a collaborative project of NeedyMeds and The MAGIC Foundation. It is intended to provide educational information and healthcare savings resources for families with children living with this diagnosis.

Russell-Silver syndrome (or Silver-Russell syndrome) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by delayed growth in-utero (IUGR) that spares head growth (meaning the newborn has a head size that is large for his body) and ongoing postnatal growth failure. This disorder includes feeding difficulties and/or low BMI, dysmorphic features including a protruding forehead, and frequently body asymmetry (hemihypotrophy).

Below, please find a list of medications commonly used in the treatment of this diagnosis. Click on the hyperlink to find whether a savings program is available for that particular drug.

This page is for educational purposes only and should not replace medical care. Please consult your healthcare provider.



Medications used in the treatment of Russell Silver Syndrome

Click on the drug name to see what programs are available for the drug:




This page was last updated on 12/28/2020