Forsteo ® (teriparatide)

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


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

Contact Lilly

Call or Email us

If you want to ask a Medical Information question or you want to report an adverse event or product complaint you can call us or email us at

Available Mon - Fri, 10am - 4pm, excluding Bank Holidays

Or you can

Chat with Us

Click to Chat is Offline

If you have a question, you can chat online with a Lilly Medical Information professional.

Submit a request