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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

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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, Eskalith-CR, Lithonate, Lithotabs)
  • morphine (MS Contin, Morphine Sulfate ER, Morphine Sulfate IR, Roxanol, Kadian, MorphaBond ER, Duramorph, MSIR, Statex, Morphine Sulfate SR, Avinza, Arymo ER, M-Eslon, Astramorph PF, Oramorph SR, Morphine Rapi-Ject, Infumorph, Morphine LP Epidural, RMS, Mitigo, Duramorph PF, OMS, Roxanol 100, Rescudose, MS/S, Roxanol-T, Doloral, Doloral Sirop, Morphitec, M O S)
  • morphine / naltrexone (Embeda)

Calcitonin disease interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with calcitonin:

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

Further information

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