Forteo (teriparatide), human parathyroid hormone for osteoporosis

You'll see prescriptions for Forteo (teriparatide), human parathyroid hormone for postmenopausal women AND men.

It's the first osteoporosis drug that actually stimulates new bone growth. Others just slow bone loss.

It appears to be more effective than other therapies. It reduces vertebral fracture risk in postmenopausal women by up to 65%.

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