Therapeutic Indications

Calcitonin is indicated for:

Paget's disease of bone [osteitis deformans]

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intramuscular

Treatment 2: Subcutaneous

Humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous

at least one of
Postmenopausal osteoporosis with pathological fracture

Postmenopausal osteoporosis

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intramuscular

Treatment 2: Subcutaneous

Treatment 3: Nasal

Contraindications

Active ingredient Calcitonin is contraindicated in the following cases:

No gender/age discrimination

at least one of
Unspecified adverse effect of drug or medicament

Lactation

Pregnancy

Hypocalcemia