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Information on Miacalcin (calcitonin-salmon)

Miacalcin, available as an injection and as a nasal spray, is a calcitonin-salmon medication used for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis in women greater than 5 years postmenopause when alternative treatments are not suitable. Miacalcin injection is also used for the early treatment of hypercalcemic emergencies; and for the treatment of symptomatic Paget’s disease of bone in patients with moderate to severe disease when alternative treatments are not suitable.

Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of this product may be reported to the FDA's MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program using the contact information at the bottom of this page.

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