What is Miacalcin?
Miacalcin® (calcitonin) is a medication that's prescribed to prevent and treat osteoporosis. It's available as a nasal spray and in injectable form. It's also prescribed to treat hypercalcemia (too much calcium in the blood) and a bone disorder called Paget's disease, and to relieve bone pain caused by conditions such as cancer.
Miacalcin® side effects
Side effects of Miacalcin® nasal
spray are generally mild and are mostly limited to the nose. You may experience irritation and
inflammation of the nasal passages and sinuses. Your doctor should perform a nasal exam before
you begin taking Miacalcin®, and periodically during therapy. Stop using Miacalcin® and inform
your doctor if you experience severe nasal irritation or sores. You may also feel some minor
back or joint pain which is usually mild and disappears quickly.
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