BonsityActive Ingredient(s): Teriparatide
FDA Approved: * October 4, 2019
Pharm Company: * PFENEX INC
Teriparatide is a form of parathyroid hormone (PTH) consisting of the first (N-terminus) 34 amino acids, which is the bioactive portion of the hormone. It is an effective anabolic (promoting bone formation) agent used in the treatment of some forms of osteoporosis. It is also occasionally used off-label to speed fracture healing. Teriparatide is identical to a portion of human parathyroid hormone and intermittent use activates osteoblasts more than osteoc... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.