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): Time of Injection

Forsteo should be administered once daily. Injecting at about the same time each day helps to remember to take the medicine. There is no general recommendation for a specific time during the day.

Further information

Forsteo can be injected at meal times.1

Physicians treating patients who suffer adverse drug reactions can try an injection at bed time. Decision on treatment remains at the discretion of prescribing physician.


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

Date of Last Review: November 11, 2019

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