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calcitonin (salmon) injection

Side Effects

List calcitonin (salmon) injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with calcitonin (salmon) injection:

Common side effects of calcitonin (salmon) injection:

  • Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of calcitonin (salmon) injection:

  • Excess UrinationLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Itching of the EarLess Severe
  • Pain in the EyeLess Severe
  • Swollen Ankles or FeetLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

Rare side effects of calcitonin (salmon) injection:

  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Malignant Tumor or CancerSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Swollen TongueSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • High Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

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