Generic Name and Formulations:
Calcitonin-salmon (rDNA origin) 200 IU/spray; nasal spray.
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
1 spray (200Units) in alternating nostrils daily.
Do periodic nasal exams; discontinue if severe nasal ulceration occurs. Supplement diet with calcium (1g/day) and Vit. D (400 IU/day); reevaluate periodically. Pregnancy (Cat.C), nursing mothers: not recommended.
Rhinitis, other nasal/respiratory symptoms, back pain.
Nasal spray (3.7mL)—1 (30 doses)