teriparatide

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What is teriparatide?

Forteo 20 mcg/dose (750 mcg/3 mL) Sub-Q Pen Injector
Drug Name: TERIPARATIDE - INJ
Other Brand Names: Forteo
Uses: Teriparatide is used to treat bone loss (osteoporosis) in people who have a high risk of getting fractures. It is similar to a natural hormone in your body (parathyroid hormone). It works by increasing bone mass and strength. This effect helps to decrease the risk of getting a fracture. This medication is not recommended for use in children or young adults whose bones are still growing.
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