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Sensipar generic name: Cinacalcet Hcl

What is Sensipar used for?

Cinacalcet is used to treat increased amounts of a certain hormone (parathyroid) in people with long-term kidney disease who are on dialysis. It is also used to treat increased amounts of calcium in people with an overactive parathyroid gland or in people with cancer of the parathyroid gland. Cinacalcet works by decreasing the amount of parathyroid hormone, calcium, and phosphorus in your body. Having the right amount of these substances in your body helps to prevent bone disease.


Cinacalcet Hcl


Endocrine Disorders
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Sensipar Frequently Asked Questions

Take this medication by mouth with food or shortly after a meal, as directed by your doctor.

The manufacturer directs not to split, chew, or crush the tablet before taking it. However, many similar drugs (immediate-release tablets) can be split, chewed, or crushed. Follow your doctor's directions on how to take this medication.

The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, and lab tests.

Take this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. Remember to take it at the same time(s) each day.

IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

Sensipar Dosage and Form Information

60 Mg
90 Mg
30 Mg

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