In the US, Teriparatide (teriparatide systemic) is a member of the drug class parathyroid hormone and analogs and is used to treat Hypoparathyroidism and Osteoporosis.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Calcium regulator

Treatment of osteoporosis

Diagnostic agent

Recombinant parathyroid hormone analogue

Chemical Name

L-Seryl-L-valyl-L-seryl-L-glutamyl-L-isoleucyl-L-glutaminyl-L-leucyl-L-methionyl-L-histidyl-L-asparaginyl-L-leucylglycyl-L-lysyl-L-histidyl-L-leucyl-L-asparaginyl-L-seryl-L-methionyl-L-glutamyl-L-arginyl-L-valyl-L-glutamyl-L-tryptophyl-L-leucyl-L-arginyl- (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Teriparatidum (Latin)
  • Teriparatid (German)
  • Teriparatide (French)
  • Teriparatida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Teriparatide (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • hPTH 1-34 (IS)
  • Human parathormone (IS: 1-34)
  • LY 333334 (IS: Lilly)
  • Parathyroid Hormone (IS: 1-34)
  • rhPTH (IS: 1-34)

Brand Names

  • Forsteo
    Elanco, Spain; Eli Lilly, United Kingdom; Eli Lilly, Lithuania; Lilly, Austria; Lilly, Belgium; Lilly, Switzerland; Lilly, China; Lilly, Czech Republic; Lilly, Germany; Lilly, Denmark; Lilly, Finland; Lilly, France; Lilly, Greece; Lilly, Hungary; Lilly, Ireland; Lilly, Iceland; Lilly, Italy; Lilly, South Korea; Lilly, Luxembourg; Lilly, Latvia; Lilly, Netherlands; Lilly, Norway; Lilly, Poland; Lilly, Portugal; Lilly, Romania; Lilly, Sweden; Lilly, Slovenia; Lilly, Slovakia; Lilly, Turkey
  • Forteo
    Eli Lilly, Australia; Eli Lilly, Chile; Eli Lilly, Hong Kong; Eli Lilly, Malaysia; Eli Lilly, Philippines; Eli Lilly, Singapore; Lilly, Argentina; Lilly, Bahrain; Lilly, Canada; Lilly, Croatia (Hrvatska); Lilly, Israel; Lilly, Mexico; Lilly, New Zealand; Lilly, Oman; Lilly, Serbia; Lilly, Thailand; Lilly, Taiwan; Lilly, United States; Lilly, South Africa

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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