Rocaltrol Oral Capsule, Liquid Filled 0.25Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Rocaltrol: Oral capsule, liquid filled (0.25mcg)

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Rocaltrol 0.25mcg Cap
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: R25 

What is this Medicine?

CALCITRIOL (kal si TRYE ole) is a man made form of vitamin D. It helps your body keep the proper levels of calcium and phosphorus and maintain healthy bones and teeth.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Rocaltrol: Oral capsule, liquid filled(0.25mcg)
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Rocaltrol 0.25mcg Capsule

NDC: 306980143
  • 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
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Protect from light
Rocaltrol 0.25mcg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_13538.JPG
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: R25 
Shape: capsule
Color: orange

Reported Side Effects for Rocaltrol 0.25mcg Capsule

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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