Alternatives to Forteo
Work continues on alternative ways for osteoporosis patients to use parathyroid hormone to preserve (or even build) bone mass. Bone Medical Limited is developing an oral formulation and testing it in comparison to the daily injection required by Forteo. The results – in terms of calcium blood levels after taking the medication – are promising thus far. Read more about this at http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/95858.php
Lila is a nurse and writer from South Florida. She wrote for HealthCentral as a health professional for Osteoporosis.