Calcitonin (Salmon)

( Generic Miacalcin )

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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 30 Pidgeon Hill Dr 3.39 miles away
3 other locations
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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 22350 S Sterling Blvd 4.74 miles away
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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 437 S King St 6.78 miles away
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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 413 Elden St 7.51 miles away
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS INC 45131 Columbia Place 3.11 miles away
1 other location
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS INC 101 Crosstrail Blvd 4.05 miles away
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COSTCO 21398 Price Cascades Plz, 4.12 miles away
1 other location
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COSTCO 1300 Edwards Ferry Rd Ne, 5.82 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 20070 Ashbrook Commons Plaza 1.17 miles away
5 other locations
$28.11 View Free Coupon
HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 42780 Creek View Plaza 2.55 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 19350 Winmeade Dr 2.80 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 43300 Southern Walk Plaza 2.89 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 21399 Epicerie Plaza 4.40 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 42415 Ryan Road 5.16 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 21170 Ashby Ponds Blvd 1.34 miles away
13 other locations
$42.19 View Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY 44835 Russell Branch Pkwy 1.35 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 43930 Farmwell Hunt Plz Unit 140 1.46 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 19305 Ruby Drive 2.90 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 45130 Columbia Pl 3.04 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 110 Edds Lane 3.34 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 46201 Potomac Run Plz 4.13 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 401 Sterling Park Shop Mall 4.80 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 616 E Market St 5.97 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 1200 Edwards Ferry Rd 5.99 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 23684 Strickland Dr 6.67 miles away
$306.89 View Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY 1062 Elden St 6.78 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 2525 Centreville Rd Mcnair Farms Sc 7.25 miles away
$306.89 View Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY 1020 Seneca Rd 7.59 miles away
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WALGREENS 20321 Susan Leslie Drive 1.01 miles away
8 other locations
$55.84 View Free Coupon
WALGREENS 42820 Creek View Plz 2.50 miles away
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WALGREENS 43250 Southern Walk Plaza 2.95 miles away
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WALGREENS 526 Fort Evans Rd 5.23 miles away
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WALGREENS 424 Sycolin Rd Se 5.36 miles away
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WALGREENS 46965 Cedar Lake Plaza 5.61 miles away
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WALGREENS 20800 Great Falls Plaza 6.26 miles away
$288.02 View Free Coupon
WALGREENS 448 South King Street 6.78 miles away
$288.02 View Free Coupon
WALGREENS 603 Elden Street 7.16 miles away
$288.02 View Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY 45415 Dulles Crossing Plaza 2.82 miles away
1 other location
$57.81 View Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY 19360 Compass Creek Parkway 5.33 miles away
$57.81 View Free Coupon
AKINA PHARMACY 23475 Rock Haven Way Ste 105 5.37 miles away
$142.30 View Free Coupon
MY DR'S PHARMACY 412 Elden St 7.49 miles away
$142.30 View Free Coupon
COSTCO PHARMACY 21398 Price Cascades Plz 4.11 miles away
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$142.95 View Free Coupon
COSTCO PHARMACY 1300 Edwards Ferry Rd Ne 5.78 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 44110 Ashburn Unit 160 0.05 miles away
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$143.20 View Free Coupon
GIANT PHARMACY 43330 Junction Plaza 1.60 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 43670 Greenway Corp Drive 2.54 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 21000 Southbank St Suite 150 4.15 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 635 Potomac Station Drive 4.72 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 21800 Towncenter Plaza 5.87 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 61 Catoctin Circle 6.37 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 2425 Centreville Rd 7.22 miles away
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HEALTH STAR PHARMACY 19500 Sandridge Way Ste 140 2.33 miles away
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LOUDOUN COMMUNITY PHARMACY 19415 Deerfield Ave Ste 116 3.01 miles away
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS, INC. 45131 Columbia Place 3.11 miles away
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$143.70 View Free Coupon
WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS, INC. 101 Crosstrail Blvd 4.05 miles away
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RX+PHARMACY 161 Fort Evans Rd Ne Ste 115 5.79 miles away
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LOUDOUN PHARMACY 23590 Overland Drive Suite 130 5.80 miles away
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THE COMPOUNDING CENTER 36 Catoctin Cir Se 6.61 miles away
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Calcitonin (Salmon)

Drug Info for calcitonin (salmon)

Calcitonin salmon is used to treat osteoporosis in women who are at least 5 years past menopause and cannot or do not want to take estrogen products. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break more easily. Calcitonin is a human hormone that is also found in salmon. It works by preventing bone breakdown and increasing bone density (thickness).

Calcitonin is used to treat bone loss due to osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Osteoporosis causes bones to become soft, brittle and break more easily. Calcitonin is found in salmon and it works by preventing bone breakdown and increasing bone thickness. This medication may also be used to treat hypercalcemia, osteogenesis imperfecta and other conditions as prescribed by your doctor. Calcitonin is available in the form of a spray.

  • Miacalcin
  • Fortical
  • Into the nose

Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to use. Do not use more than directed.

Nasal routeThis medicine is for use only in the nose. Do not get any of it in your eyes or on your skin. If it does get on these areas, rinse it off right away.

This medicine is used in only 1 nostril each day. It is best to change which nostril you use each day.

Read and follow the patient instructions that come with this medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

Always remove a new bottle of medicine from the refrigerator and let it come to room temperature before you use it.

You will need to prime the spray the first time you use the bottle. To do this, pump or squeeze the bottle at least 5 times until some of the medicine sprays out. Now it is ready to use. You do not need to prime the bottle before each use.

Nasal routeAfter using the nasal spray, wipe the tip of the bottle with a clean tissue and put the cap back on.

Each spray bottle contains 30 doses of the medicine. Keep track of the doses you use. Throw away the bottle after 30 doses, even if it is not completely empty.

Missed dose: Take a dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then and take a regular dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.

Store the unopened bottle in the refrigerator. Do not freeze. Store the opened bottle in an upright position at room temperature, away from heat and direct light.

Keep the bottle tightly closed when you are not using it.

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had an allergic reaction to calcitonin.

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have a vitamin D deficiency.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Low calcium levels in your bloodPainful and serious irritation in your noseIncreased risk of cancer

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments. Your doctor may also check your nose before and during treatment with this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

Some medicines can affect how calcitonin works. Tell your doctor if you are using lithium.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Low calcium levels in your bloodPainful and serious irritation in your noseIncreased risk of cancer

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments. Your doctor may also check your nose before and during treatment with this medicine.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

  • Trouble breathing, heavy nosebleeds
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Muscle cramps or spasms, numbness or tingling in your fingers, toes, or around your mouth, confusion, seizures
  • Severe sores, crusting, redness, or irritation in your nose
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Mild itching, dryness, or tenderness in your nose
  • Light bleeding from your nose
Frequently Asked Questions

The average Calcitonin price without insurance is about $108 for a supply of 4 milliliter of 200 intl units/inh spray. You could decrease costs by up to 80% using our OptionRx savings offer.

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Calcitonin is a generic drug. Similar brand-name drugs include Fortical and Miacalcin. You can use our OptionRx savings offer to get an average Calcitonin discount at a participating local pharmacy of up 80% off of the retail price.

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