[Therapeutic agents for disorders of bone and calcium metabolism--Parathyroid hormone in weekly subcutaneous injection].

Abstract

The parathyroid hormone (PTH) that is marketed outside Japan is for daily administration. It has been proven to increase bone mass and prevent fractures, and the effects are very strong. However, data suggest that daily administration of PTH increases bone resorption. By contrast, weekly administration of PTH, which is being developed in Japan, actually… (More)

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@article{Uzawa2007TherapeuticAF, title={[Therapeutic agents for disorders of bone and calcium metabolism--Parathyroid hormone in weekly subcutaneous injection].}, author={Toyonobu Uzawa}, journal={Clinical calcium}, year={2007}, volume={17 1}, pages={56-62} }