• Calcitonin for Osteoporosis - WebMD - Better information ...

    www.webmd.com/osteoporosis/calcitonin-for-osteoporosis How It Works. Calcitonin is a naturally occurring hormone. It helps regulate calcium levels in your body and is involved in the process of bone building.
  • Calcitonin | Drugs.com

    www.drugs.com/drug-class/calcitonin.html Compare calcitonin. Includes user reviews and ratings for individual medications. Find related monographs and prescribing information.
  • Calcitonin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calcitonin Calcitonin (also known as thyrocalcitonin) is a 32-amino acid linear polypeptide hormone that is produced in humans primarily by the parafollicular cells (also known ...
    • calcitonin (Fortical, Miacalcin) Function and Dosing

      www.medicinenet.com/calcitonin/article.htm Drug information about calcitonin-salmon (Miacalcin, Fortical, Calcimar) prescribed for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis, Paget's disease of the bone, and ...
    • Calcitonin: The Test - Lab Tests Online

      labtestsonline.org/understanding/analytes/calcitonin/tab/test The calcitonin test is primarily used to help diagnose and monitor treatment of C-cell hyperplasia and medullary thyroid cancer. Calcitonin is a hormone ...
    • Calcitonin - Colorado State University

      arbl.cvmbs.colostate.edu/hbooks/pathphys/endocrine/thyroid/calcitonin.html Calcitonin is a hormone known to participate in calcium and phosphorus metabolism. In mammals, the major source of calcitonin is from the parafollicular or C cells in ...
    • Calcitonin Salmon Nasal Spray: MedlinePlus Drug Information

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a601031.html Calcitonin salmon comes as a spray to be used in the nose. It is usually used once a day, alternating nostrils every day. To help you remember to use ...