What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Calcitonin?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
- Low blood calcium (hypocalcemia)
- Nasal sores or problems
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Miacalcin Injection and Pregnancy, Miacalcin Nasal Spray and Pregnancy, or Fortical and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Miacalcin Injection and Breastfeeding, Miacalcin Nasal Spray and Breastfeeding, or Fortical and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Calcitonin Salmon Nasal Spray or Precautions and Warnings With Calcitonin Salmon Injection to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)