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Calcitonin Information

Calcitonin Benefits & Uses - Calcitonin Benefits & Uses in English

Calcitonin is used to treat the following -

Calcitonin Dosage & How to Take - Calcitonin Dosage & How to Take in English

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Calcitonin - Calcitonin Active Ingredients in English


Calcitonin Side Effects - Calcitonin Side Effects in English

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Calcitonin is used -

  1. मतली या उलटी
  2. फ्लशिंग (चेहरे, कान और गर्दन में गर्मी की भावना)
  3. इंजेक्शन लगने वाली जगह दर्द
  4. धुंधली दृष्टि
  5. खांसी Mild (और पढ़ें - खांसी के लिए घरेलू उपाय)
  6. जोड़ों का दर्द
  7. अनियमित दिल की धड़कन
  8. त्वचा पर चकत्ते Mild (और पढ़ें - त्वचा पर चकत्तों के घरेलू उपाय)
  9. कमर दर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - कमर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  10. दस्त
  11. साइनस सूजन
  12. लाल चकत्ते
  13. सिरदर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - सिर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  14. कब्ज Moderate (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)
  15. एंजाइना पेक्टोरिस
  16. एनीमिया Moderate (और पढ़ें - एनीमिया के घरेलू उपाय)

Calcitonin Related Warnings - Calcitonin Related Warnings in English

Is the use of Calcitonin safe for pregnant women?

It is not known what effect Calcitonin will have during pregnancy, because no research work has been carried out on this till date.


Is the use of Calcitonin safe during breastfeeding?

There is no research available on the side effects of Calcitonin on breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.


What is the effect of Calcitonin on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Calcitonin rarely affect the kidney.


What is the effect of Calcitonin on the Liver?

Side effects of Calcitonin rarely affect the liver.


What is the effect of Calcitonin on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Calcitonin. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


Severe Interaction of Calcitonin with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Calcitonin with Other Drugs in English

Calcitonin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Calcitonin Contraindications - Calcitonin Contraindications in English

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Calcitonin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

Frequently asked Questions about Calcitonin - Frequently asked Questions about Calcitonin in English

Is this Calcitonin habit forming or addictive?

No, Calcitonin is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Calcitonin since it does not cause drowsiness.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Calcitonin it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Calcitonin in mental disorders is not effective.

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Calcitonin Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Calcitonin Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Calcitonin

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Calcitonin, due to a lack of research on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Calcitonin

Information about the interaction of Calcitonin and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 339-340
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Miacalcin® (calcitonin-salmon)
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