Calcitonin is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the thyroid gland. Calcitonin injection is used to treat Paget's disease of bone, postmenopausal osteoporosis, or high levels of calcium in the blood (hypercalcemia). Calcitonin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Miacalcin drug belongs to a class of drugs known as Calcitonin. Its generic name is calcitonin-salmon. Miacalcin medicine may be used in the treatment of brittle bone disease, also known as osteoporosis, in women who are at least 5 years past the menopause stage. The medicine may also be used in the treatment conditions as determined by your doctor.