Forteo (teriparatide), human parathyroid hormone for treating osteoporosis

You will soon see prescriptions for Forteo (teriparatide), human parathyroid hormone for treating osteoporosis.

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 by up to 65%.

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