Forteo – Teriparatide Injection

Forteo – Teriparatide Injection

Brand Name: Forteo
Contents: Teriparatide Injection
Form: Injection / Prefilled Pen
Manufactured By: Eli lily

FORTEO (teriparatide [rDNA origin] injection) is used in both men and postmenopausal women with osteoporosis who are at high risk for having broken bones or fractures.

FORTEO is used in both men and women with osteoporosis due to use of glucocorticoid medicines, such as prednisone, for several months, who are at high risk for having broken bones or fractures.

  • FORTEO can be used by people who have had a fracture related to osteoporosis, or who have several risk factors for fracture, or who cannot use other osteoporosis treatments.