calcitriol

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calcitriol

[‚kal·sə′trī‚ōl]
(biochemistry)
1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol, the form of vitamin D that is involved in intestinal absorption of Ca2+and Ca2+resorption by bone.
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3]) to prevent/treat renal bone disease (Hectorol[TM], Rocaltrol Zemplar[TM])
Comparative 30 day AWP costs based on 6 mcg/week of Rocaltrol versus 22 mcg/week of Hectorol (typical pulse dose regimens in HD patients) are $98 and $82, respectively.