Calcijex OverviewCalcitriol (INN), also called 1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol, or 1alpha,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 and other variants, is the hormonally active metabolite of vitamin D which has three hydroxyl groups. It can be abbreviated 1α,25-(OH)2D3 or simply 1,25(OH)2D. Calcitriol increases the level of calcium (Ca2+) in the blood by increasing the uptake of calcium from the gut into the blood, increasing reabsorption of calcium by the kidneys, and possibly i...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Capsule: 0.25mcg, 0.25ugm, 0.5mcg, 0.5ugm
- Injection: 0.001mg/ml, 0.002mg/ml, 1mcg/ml, 2mcg/ml
- Liquid: 1mcg/ml
- Solution: 1mcg/ml, 1ugm/ml
NDC Database Records for Calcijex: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0074-8110 Calcijex 1 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Abbott Laboratories