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What Is Teriparatide Used For?

Is Teriparatide Used for Off-Label Reasons?

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend teriparatide for something other than the uses discussed in this article. Off-label teriparatide uses include treatment for the following conditions:
 
  • Low levels of parathyroid hormone (hypoparathyroidism)
  • Osteoporosis in premenopausal women (except in the case of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis).
     
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Forteo (Teriparatide) for Osteoporosis

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