Calcitriol Solution For Injection 1Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Calcitriol: Solution for injection (1mcg)

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What is this Medicine?

CALCITRIOL (kal si TRYE ole) is a man-made form of vitamin D. It is used to treat patients with low levels of calcium who are on chronic renal dialysis.

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Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 005170132
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Calcitriol 1mcg/ml Solution for Injection

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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