Forsteo ® (teriparatide)

This information is intended for UK registered healthcare professionals only as a scientific exchange in response to your search for information. Please refer to the link for full prescribing information: Forsteo Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC)

Forsteo® (teriparatide): Recommended Injection Site

Forsteo should be administered once daily by subcutaneous injection in the thigh or abdomen.

Detailed Information

Patients must be trained to use the proper injection techniques. A user manual is also available to instruct patients on the correct use of the pen.1

Forsteo can be injected at meal times.2

References

1. Forsteo [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

2. Forsteo [package leaflet]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

Date of Last Review: November 11, 2019

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