Forteo is called Forsteo in UK.
Forteo (called Forsteo in the UK) is used in adults for the treatment of osteoporosis. Forteo strengthens the bones and stimulates bone formation to reduce fracture risk.
Osteoporosis is most common in women after menopause but also occurs in men. Forteo is a choice of therapy also in patients taking chronic corticosteroids.
This product requires special packaging to maintain its integrity during the shipping process. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICATION if the attached temperature indicator shows that the medication was exposed to temperatures below 2 degrees or above 8 degrees celsius, and contact the pharmacy immediately.