Which of the following is Bone forming drug?
Ans. B Teriparatide
* Teriparatide is a recombinant fragment of human parathyroid hormone consisting of its first amino(N)-terminal 34 amino acids, and a potent osteoanabolic agent.
* FDA approval done for following indications:
Treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with a high risk for fracture;
Increase of bone mass in men with primary or hypogonadal osteoporosis at high risk for fracture;
Treatment of men and women with systemic glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis at high risk for fracture