|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|DOSAGE FORM||Nasal Spray|
|EQUIVALENT BRAND||Miacalcin Nasal Spray|
|GENERIC NAME||Calcitonin Salmon|
|INDICATION||Post menopausal osteoporosis|
|MANUFACTURER||Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd|
|PACKAGING||3.7 ml in 1 Nasal Spray|
|COMPOSITION||Calcitonin Salmon (200IU)|
|PACK SIZE||1 Nasal Spray/s, 2 Nasal Spray/s, 3 Nasal Spray/s|
Ostospray is a medicine used for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It makes the bones stronger and lowers the risk of fractures. It may also be used for bone pain associated with Paget’s disease.
Ostospray should be used as you have been advised by your doctor. Normally you should blow your nose gently before using it, keep one nostril closed while applying the medicine into the other, and then sniff hard to make sure it reaches deep into the nose. Then repeat for the other nostril. You should take adequate supplements of calcium and vitamin D while on the treatment of this medicine to make it more effective.
The most common side effects of this medicine include runny nose, nose bleed, back pain, joint pain, headache, and other nose symptoms such as itching, irritation, and discomfort. These are usually mild but if they bother you or do not go away, your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing them.
To make sure the medicine is safe for you, before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, kidneys, or liver. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult with their doctors before taking the medicine.
USES OF OSTOSPRAY NASAL SOLUTION
- Post menopausal osteoporosis
- Paget’s disease
BENEFITS OF OSTOSPRAY NASAL SOLUTION
In Post menopausal osteoporosis
In Paget’s disease
SIDE EFFECTS OF OSTOSPRAY NASAL SOLUTION
Common side effects of Ostospray
- Runny nose
- Nasal irritation
- Back pain
- Joint pain
HOW TO USE OSTOSPRAY NASAL SOLUTION
HOW OSTOSPRAY NASAL SOLUTION WORKS