Calcitonin salmon

generic for Miacalcin

Calcitonin salmon Side Effects

(See also How to Use section).

Runny nose, nose bleeds, nasal irritation, dry nose with crusting, headache, dizziness, nausea, flushing of the face, or back pain may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: nasal sores, muscle cramps/spasms, numbness/tingling of the arms/legs.

Get medical help right away if you have any very serious side effects, including: seizures.

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.

This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

In the US -

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at

In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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  • malignancy
  • goiter
  • hyperthyroidism
  • hypocalcemia
  • agitation
  • depression
  • visual changes
  • conjunctivitis
  • eye tearing
  • tinnitus
  • hearing loss
  • hypertension
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • angina
  • bundle branch block
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • pharyngitis
  • upper respiratory infection
  • rhinitis
  • sinusitis
  • nasal congestion
  • nasal septal ulcers
  • dry nose
  • nasal passage irritation
  • crusted nasal mucosa
  • lesion of nasal mucosa
  • pneumonia
  • bronchospastic pulmonary disease
  • xerostomia
  • gastritis
  • dyspepsia
  • constipation
  • hepatitis
  • cystitis
  • eczema
  • pruritus of skin
  • alopecia
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • polymyalgia rheumatica
  • myalgia
  • seizure disorder
  • vertigo
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • fever
  • fatigue
  • flu-like symptoms
  • hyperhidrosis
  • tremor
  • dysgeusia
  • parosmia
  • skin rash
  • peripheral edema
  • facial edema
  • flushing
  • anorexia
  • increased appetite
  • headache disorder
  • epistaxis
  • sneezing
  • palpitations
  • lymphadenopathy
  • dyspnea
  • cough
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • flatulence
  • diarrhea
  • abdominal pain with cramps
  • anaphylaxis
  • paresthesia
  • hypocalcemic tetany
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • tachycardia

Drug Interactions

Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.

A product that may interact with this drug is: lithium.