Calcitriol

What is Calcitriol?

Calcitriol (INN) /kælˈsɪtri.ɒl/, also called 1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol or 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, is the hormonally active form of vitamin D with three hydroxyl groups (abbreviated 1,25-(OH)2D3 or simply 1,25(OH)2D),It was first identified by Michael F. Holick in work published in 1971.Calcitriol increases the level of calcium (Ca2+) in the blood.

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How high is the risk for taking metanix with calcitriol doseage 0.5mcg?

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no known interactions

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Metanx contains l methylfolate calcium, pyridoxal 5...

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My wife is going to have radiation treatment for thyroid cancer. She takes a Calcitriol 0.5 mcg, her pharmacist told her it could have RDC red die...

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no red XXXXXXX 3 is not allowed

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There are various formulations of calcitriol available....

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I am suffering from vitamin D 3 deficiency since last 3 years. when the problem was diagnosed it was only 5.41 ng/ ml and I was pregnant that time....

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Vit D deficiency is a treatable condition

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