FAQs ABOUT CALCITOMIN SPRAY
What is the use of CALCITOMIN SPRAY?
CALCITOMIN SPRAY is used to treat postmenopausal osteoporosis (weak or brittle bones caused during menopause) in women who crossed 5 years of menopause when other treatments are not appropriate.
How to use CALCITOMIN SPRAY?
CALCITOMIN SPRAY is for intranasal use only. Prior to the use, prime the device by pressing 2-3 puffs in the air. Place the nozzle of the device inside your nostril and gently press the pump to release the spray.
What are the side effects of CALCITOMIN SPRAY?
The most common side effects of using CALCITOMIN SPRAY are nasal irritation, headache, back pain and muscle pain. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
Can elderly patients use CALCITOMIN SPRAY?
Yes, elderly patients can use CALCITOMIN SPRAY after consulting their doctor.
Can CALCITOMIN SPRAY cure osteoporosis?
Yes. CALCITOMIN SPRAY helps in preventing osteoporosis and helps in gaining back the lost bone mass in postmenopausal women.
How CALCITOMIN SPRAY works?
CALCITOMIN SPRAY stops the action of certain bone cells (such as osteoclasts) that destroys the bone mass. This action prevents bone loss and helps in building bone mass and density. As a result, it makes your bones stronger and reduces the risk of fracture.
Can I stop therapy with CALCITOMIN SPRAY once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop using CALCITOMIN SPRAY without consulting your doctor once your symptoms subside, as it may reverse the healed condition. Continue to use CALCITOMIN SPRAY as long as instructed by your doctor.
Can CALCITOMIN SPRAY cause cancer?
Yes. CALCITOMIN SPRAY might cause cancer when used in long-term. Therefore, contact your doctor for advice before using it.