6.6.1 Calcitonin and parathyroid hormone
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- Injection 400 units in 2ml
Note: Short courses of calcitonin (eg. three times a week for up to 3 months) may be considered for those patients with fragility fractures if alternative analgesics have been unsuccessful.
- Injection 250 micrograms/ml
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