Teriparatide (Forteo) is a synthetic human parathyroid hormone labeled for use in men and postmenopausal women with osteoporosis who are at high risk of fractures. It activates osteoblasts to stimulate new bone formation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American family physician|
|State||Published - Apr 15 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Family Practice