CinnoPar®


(Teriparatide)

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Description

CinnoPar® (teriparatide [rDNA origin] injection) contains recombinant human parathyroid hormone (1-34) and is also called rhPTH (1-34). It has an identical sequence to the 34 N-terminal amino acids (the biologically active region) of the 84-amino acid human parathyroid hormone.

Teriparatide has a molecular weight of 4117.8 daltons and its amino acid sequence is shown below:

Teriparatide  (rDNA origin)  is manufactured using a strain of Escherichia coli modified by recombinant DNA technology. CinnoPar® is supplied as a sterile, colorless, clear in a cartridge which is pre-assembled into a disposable delivery device (pen) for subcutaneous injection. Each prefilled delivery device delivers 2.4 ml. Each mL contains 250 mcg teriparatide as an active ingredient.

 Inactive ingredients are glacial acetic acid, sodium acetate (anhydrous), mannitol, meta cresol, and water for injection. In addition, hydrochloric acid solution 10% and/or sodium hydroxide solution 10% may have been added to adjust the product to pH 4.

Each cartridge, pre-assembled into a delivery device, in order to deliver 20 mcg of teriparatide per dose each day for up to 30 days

FAQs

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If your CinnoPar® Delivery Device isn't working as it should, please review the leaflet of product.

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Active ingredient: Teriparatide.

Inactive ingredients: glacial acetic acid, sodium acetate (anhydrous), mannitol, metacresol, and water for injection. In addition, hydrochloric acid solution 10% and/or sodium hydroxide solution 10% may have been added to adjust the product to pH 4.

 

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  • CinnoPar® must be injected. You should inject it once a day in your thighs or abdomen subcutaneously. Before first injection, have your health care provider (physician, nurse or…) teach you the instruction.

You should not take CinnoPar® for more than 2 years over your lifetime.

• The daily dosing of the drug is 20 mcg which is equal to 0.08 cc.

•0.08 cc means 8 units on the Pen. For this purpose, rotate the dose dialer until “8” aligns with the pointer in the dose window to set dose to 8 units.

•Do not transfer the medicine from the CinnoPar® delivery device to a syringe. This can result in taking the wrong dose of CinnoPar®.

•CinnoPar® should look clear and colorless. Do not use CinnoPar® if it has particles in it, or if it is cloudy or colored.

•After each use, safely remove the needle, recap the delivery device, and put it back in the refrigerator right away.

•You can take CinnoPar® with or without food or drink.

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  • Keep your CinnoPar® Delivery Device in the refrigerator between 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C). Do not freeze the CinnoPar® Delivery Device. Do not use CinnoPar® if it has been frozen. Don’t use the medicine after expiration date.
  • Discard CinnoPar®, 30 days after first use even if it has medicine in it.
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