Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Salcatonin

Synonym(s): Miacalcic

Introduction

Name

  • Salcatonin.

Class of drug

  • Synthetic salmon calcitonin.

Uses

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Indications

  • Used in human medicine to manage Paget's disease, hypercalcemia and bone pain associated with neoplasia.
  • Hypercalcemia .

Administration

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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