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 storage

Forsteo should be stored in a refrigerator (2°C to 8°C) at all times.

Special Precautions for Storage

Store in a refrigerator (2°C – 8°C) at all times. The pen should be returned to the refrigerator immediately after use.1

Do not freeze Forsteo. Avoid placing the pens close to the ice compartment of the refrigerator to prevent freezing.2

Do not use Forsteo if it is, or has been, frozen.2

Do not store the injection device with the needle attached.1

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: October 10, 2019

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