Calcitonin Preparations

DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB00017Salmon CalcitoninA synthetic peptide form of calcitonin used to inhibit bone resorption in the treatment of hypercalcemia, osteoporosis, and Paget's disease.
DB06773Human calcitoninHuman calcitonin is indicated for the treatment of Paget's disease in the cases where the use of salmon calcitonin may provoke the generation of high-titer of antibodies. Paget's disease is...
DB13189Calcitonin porcineCalcitonin is a polypeptide hormone secreted by the parafollicular cells of the thyroid gland in mammals. It inhibits bone resorption and lowers both serum and urinary calcium concentrations. Human calcitonin...
DB13742ElcatoninNot Annotated