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Calcitonin Drug Interactions

A total of 6 drugs are known to interact with calcitonin.

  • 1 major drug interaction
  • 2 moderate drug interactions
  • 3 minor drug interactions

Check for interactions with calcitonin

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Medications known to interact with calcitonin

  • cimetidine (Tagamet, Tagamet HB, Acid Reducer-Cimetidine, Leader Heartburn Relief, Equaline Acid Reducer)
  • etelcalcetide (Parsabiv)
  • foscarnet (Foscavir)
  • lithium (Lithium Carbonate ER, Lithobid, Eskalith, Lithonate, Lithotabs, Eskalith-CR)
  • morphine (MS Contin, Morphine Sulfate ER, Roxanol, Morphine Sulfate IR, Kadian, MSIR, MorphaBond ER, Duramorph, Statex, Avinza, Arymo ER, Morphine Sulfate SR, Morphine LP Epidural, Oramorph SR, Astramorph PF, Mitigo, Morphine Rapi-Ject, RMS, Infumorph, Duramorph PF, OMS, Roxanol 100, Rescudose, MS/S, Roxanol-T, Doloral, Doloral Sirop, M-Eslon, Morphitec, M O S)
  • morphine / naltrexone (Embeda)

Calcitonin disease interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with calcitonin:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

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