Calcitriol Oral Solution 1Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Calcitriol: Oral solution (1mcg)

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Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Soln

What is this Medicine?

CALCITRIOL (kal si TRYE ole) is a man made form of vitamin D. Vitamin D is necessary to maintain the right amount of calcium in the body for strong bones and teeth. It helps your body keep the proper levels of calcium and phosphorus and maintain healthy bones. This medicine is used to treat low calcium in the blood and in the treatment of hyperparathyroidism.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Rocaltrol: Oral solution (1mcg)
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In-Depth Information

Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution

NDC: 633040241
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypoparathyroidism, Hyperparathyroidism, Hypocalcemia, Renal Osteodystrophy

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Osteoporosis Prophylaxis, Rickets, Osteoporosis, Osteopetrosis, Vitamin D Deficiency, Hypophosphatemia

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution

Reported Side Effects for Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution

High Urine Calcium Incidence:
3.0-14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
High Calcium Levels Incidence:
33.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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