calcitonin

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Synonyms for calcitonin

thyroid hormone that tends to lower the level of calcium in the blood plasma and inhibit resorption of bone

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Called 'Compliments of Calcimar,' the program is designed to make it easier for patients and physicians to understand osteoporosis and its effective treatment," said Steven C.
Patient enrollees who follow their physicians's treatment regimen receive free samples of Calcimar, Calel-D calcium dietary supplement, and educational materials.
Calcimar is approved by the FDA for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis in conjunction with adequate calcium and vitamin D to prevent the progressive loss of bone mass, and "aids in improving patient's quality of life," stated Dr.