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CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

Manufacturer

Zydus Healthcare Ltd

Pack Of

1 NASAL SPRAY

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML belongs to groups of medications called hypocalcemic agents, primarily used to treat high blood calcium levels (hypercalcemia). It helps your bones stay as strong as possible. It can help if you have or are at risk of getting a health problem called osteoporosis. This is where your bones get weaker and more likely to break. Osteoporosis can happen for many reasons, but you're more likely to get it if you're a woman who has been through menopause or if you take steroids, for a long time. Some types of cancer treatment can also increase your risk of getting osteoporosis. Besides this CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML can also help people who have Paget's disease of bone. This weakens your bones and can bend them out of shape.

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML contains Calcitonin is a calcitonin receptor agonist that prevents the loss of bones that happen after menopause and helps to rebuild bones. It also used to treat Paget’s disease of bone and hypercalcemia (high calcium level in blood). Calcitonin is a hormone; involved in helping to regulate levels of calcium and phosphate in the blood, opposing the action of parathyroid hormone. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML works by inhibiting the activity of the osteoclasts (cells that break down bone). When the osteoclasts break down bone tissue, the calcium enters the bloodstream. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML decreases the amount of calcium in the blood by preventing the breakdown of bone. Thereby, CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML strengthens the bones and minimize the risk of fractures.

Take CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML as prescribed by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the dosage based on your medical condition. In some cases, CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML can cause side effects like vomiting, flushing, stomach upset, swelling/redness at the injection site, a salty taste in the mouth, increased urination, or loss of appetite. Most of these side effects of CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if these side effects persist longer, please consult your doctor.

If you are known to be allergic to CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML or its inactive components, please inform your doctor. Please tell your doctor if you have hypocalcemia (low calcium levels), and malabsorption syndrome (difficulty absorbing nutrition from food).  Consult your doctor before taking CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; your doctor will prescribe you CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML only if the benefits outweigh the risks. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML should not be given to children as safety and efficacy have not been established. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML causes drowsiness, so drive with caution. Inform your doctor about your health condition and medications before taking CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML to rule out any side-effects. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML is a cold chain medicine, and so it has to be stored in the refrigerator between 2-8 degrees Celsius else its efficiency might be lost. Do not store in the freezer of the fridge.

Uses of CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal osteoporosis, Paget’s disease, Hypercalcemia

Directions for Use

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML should be used in dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. It generally comes in nasal spray form and as an injection form.Nasal form: Shake the bottle before putting it and also clean the nose thoroughly before putting CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML. Do not touch the tip of the spray to avoid any contamination.Injection: CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML will be administrated by a healthcare professional. Do not self-administer.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach upset
  • Salty taste in the mouth
  • Increased urination
  • Swelling/redness at the injection site
  • Loss of appetite

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Before using CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML, your doctor might give you an allergy skin test to see if you are allergic to CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML. Your doctor may also check your nose before and during treatment with CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML. It is important that your doctor check your progress regularly to make sure that CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML is working properly. Blood and urine tests may be needed to check for unwanted effects. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML can lower the calcium levels in the blood (hypocalcemia). If you have abdominal or stomach cramps, confusion, convulsions, difficulty breathing, mood or mental changes, muscle cramps in hands, arms, feet, legs or face, or numbness and tingling around the mouth, fingertips, or feet, inform your doctor immediately. Pregnant ladies should first consult with their doctor before taking CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML as it is not known whether CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML will harm an unborn baby. Breastfeeding women should first consult with the doctor before taking CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML as it may pass into breast milk and affect the infant. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML should not be given to children as safety and efficacy have not been established. Do not take CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML for longer durations unless prescribed by your doctor. If your condition does not improve even after taking the CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML full course, please consult your doctor.  CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML may increase the risk of having cancer while taking longer durations. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns about this risk. Avoid consuming alcohol along with CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML as it could lead to increased drowsiness. Use of CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML for the treatment of Paget’s disease or postmenopausal osteoporosis recommended in conjunction with adequate intake of calcium and vitamin D. Inform your doctor about your health condition and medications before taking CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML to rule out any side-effects.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    A person should limit the consumption of alcohol as it can increase the risk of stomach side effects from CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML. Talk to the doctor they will check the stomach problems.

  • Pregnancy

    It is advised not to take CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML if you are pregnant unless prescribed by the doctor as CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML is a pregnancy category C drug. Your doctor will prescribe CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    It isn’t known if CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML passes into breast milk. If it does, it may cause side effects in a child who is breastfed. Talk to your doctor if you breastfeed your child.

  • Driving

    It may cause dizziness, fatigue and blurring of vision; do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you feel drowsy.

  • Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML should be used with caution in patients with liver impairment/liver disease. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

  • Kidney

    Tell your doctor if you have kidney disorders as after checking the health condition, a doctor will decide that this medicine is safe to prescribe or not. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML increases in the excretion of filtered phosphate, calcium, and sodium by decreasing their tubular reabsorption.

Other Information (CAL0662)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML consists of Calcitonin is a calcitonin receptor agonist. It acts by suppressing the activity of osteoclasts (cells that cause destruction of bone), thereby strengthening the bones and minimizing the risk of fractures.

If you have osteoporosis, avoid smoking, or try to quit. Smoking can reduce bone mineral density and increases the risks of fractures.

Yes, CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML consists of Calcitonin that decreases blood calcium levels by inhibiting osteoclasts (a bone cell that breaks down bone), stimulating osteoblasts (a bone cell that builds bone), and stimulating calcium excretion by the kidneys.

Long term treatment with CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML for osteoporosis and osteoarthritis has shown an increase in the risk of cancer. Do not take CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML for longer durations unless prescribed by your doctor.

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML contains Calcitonin is a hormone that regulates the calcium level in the blood. This hormone helps in bone formation and also helps the body to reverse bone loss. Due to this, the number of cells that damages bones becomes comparatively less, hence the bone damage is halted. Using CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML can increase bone formation by activation of the bone-forming cells.

Persons whose age is more than 45 years have low estrogen levels, female reaching menopause, too much consumption of alcohol, tobacco or caffeine, use of glucocorticoid and lack of calcium and vitamin D in the foods are some of the factors that can increase the risk of osteoporosis.

Yes, CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML is used together with calcium and vitamin D to treat bone loss in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis who have been postmenopausal for at least 5 years. CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML inhibits the function of osteoclasts (bone breakdown), reducing bone resorption, thus, the combination of calcium and calcitonin could result in a positive bone balance.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, India

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

CALCISPRAY NASAL SPRAY 60ML

MRP: 2107.90

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6.5 ml Spray in 1 Bottle