8. Bone and muscle pain
10. Weight loss
12. Metallic taste
14. Dry mouth
2. Metastatic calcification
3. Plasma phosphorus level greater than 6 mg/dl
3.Monitor plasma calcium and creatinine in patients receiving high doses
2.Management of hypoparathyroidism and pseudohypoparathyroidism
Management of hypocalcaemia:0.25mcg/day.Dosage can be increased by 0.25mcg/day at 1 - 2 month interval.Maintenance dose:0.25 - 1 mcg/ day.
Management of hypoparathyroidism and psedohypothyroidism:0.25mcg/day in the morning and dosage can be incresed at 2 - 4 week intervals.Maintenance dose: 0.5 - 2 mcg/day
Children:above 6 years:same as adult dose
Children 1 - 5 years: 0.25 - 0.75mcg/day
Home Delivery for Calcitriol in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including calcitriol.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for calcitriol and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for calcitriol may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take calcitriol only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for calcitriol before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for calcitriol with the pharmacy.
Calcitriol is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for calcitriol might be better known than calcitriol itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have calcitriol in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for calcitriol.