All the Drug Class Drugs
Parathyroid Hormone Analog. Teriparatide 20 mcg/dose. MULTIDOSE PREFILL. PEN INJECT: 1. 20 μg S.C. dly. Discard pen aft. 28 days.
Tmt. postmenopaus. osteoporos. in pts.
at high risk of fracture. To incr. bone
mass in men with prim. or hypogonad.
Osteoporos. at high risk of fracture.
Tmt. osteoporos. assoc. with sustained system. glucocorticoid ther. in women/ men at incr. risk fracture.
C/I: Hypersens, Preg., lact., Sev.
ren. failure, osteosarc., pediat. pts.,
Parathyroid Hormone Analog. Parathyroid Hormone 25, 50, 75, 100 mcg. CARTRIDGES: 2×25, 50, 75, 100 mcg/dose strength. The Dosage individualiz. based on total serum Ca+ (albumin-corrected) and 24-hour urin. calcium excretion. See lit.
This drug is a parathyroid hormone indicated as an adjunct to calcium and vitamin D to control hypocalcemia in adult pts. with hypoparathyroidism.