If you have already had one fracture due to osteoporosis, you may be at high risk for another osteoporotic fracture. It may be time to find out how FORTEO helps build new bone.
See How FORTEO Can Make a Difference
FORTEO is the only bone-building (or anabolic) osteoporosis medicine.
- FORTEO helps increase bone mass
- FORTEO helps increase bone strength
- FORTEO is similar to part of a protein your body produces
This small sample of bone was taken
from the iliac crest (upper part of the
pelvis) of a postmenopausal patient*
with osteoporosis and viewed using
microscopic imaging technology (CT).
After 21 months of treatment with
FORTEO, another sample taken from
the same patient* shows new bone has
Here's Some Important Safety Information You Should Know About FORTEO:
You should not take FORTEO for more than 2 years over your lifetime.
Learn How FORTEO Works
When you have osteoporosis, bone-resorbing cells remove existing bone faster than bone-forming cells can replace it, leaving bones pitted and weakened.
FORTEO is an osteoporosis medicine that helps build new bone not only in the spine, but in other bones like the ankle/foot, hip, arm, pelvis, ribs, and wrist.