Rocaltrol

Active Ingredient(s): Calcitriol
FDA Approved: * August 17, 1978
Pharm Company: * ROCHE
Category: Vitamins & Supplements

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Rocaltrol Overview

Calcitriol is the active form of vitamin D, normally made in the kidney.[8][9] It is also known as 1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol. It is a hormone which binds to and activates the vitamin D receptor in the nucleus of the cell, which then increases the expression of many genes.[10] Calcitriol increases blood calcium (Ca2+) mainly by increasing the uptake of calcium from the intestines.[7] It can be given as a medication for the tr...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Calcitriol
  • Capsule: 0.25mcg, 0.25ugm, 0.5mcg, 0.5ugm
  • Injection: 0.001mg/ml, 0.002mg/ml, 1mcg/ml, 1mg/ml, 2mcg/ml
  • Liquid: 1mcg/ml
  • Solution: 1mcg/ml, 1ugm/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Rocaltrol: (8 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0004-0143 Rocaltrol 0.00025 mg Oral Capsule by Roche Pharmaceuticals
  • 0004-0144 Rocaltrol 0.0005 mg Oral Capsule by Roche Pharmaceuticals
  • 0179-0063 Rocaltrol 0.0005 mg Oral Capsule by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-0069 Rocaltrol 0.00025 mg Oral Capsule by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 30698-143 Rocaltrol 0.00025 mg Oral Capsule by Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 30698-144 Rocaltrol 0.0005 mg Oral Capsule by Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 30698-911 Rocaltrol 1 ug/ml Oral Solution by Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 43353-633 Rocaltrol 0.00025 mg Oral Capsule by Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, Inc.

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