Alternatives to Forteo

Health Professional

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