Know When to Change a Patient's Home Osteoporosis Meds

The new Rx med, abaloparatide (Tymlos, TIM-lohs), will raise questions about evaluating osteoporosis meds in hospitalized patients.

Osteoporosis meds generally aren't considered necessary during hospitalization. In fact, your hospital may have a standing order to automatically discontinue these meds on admission.

But watch for times when you may want to alter a home regimen.

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