For pediatric individuals much less than 3 years old, the recommended preliminary dose of Rocaltrol is 10 to 15 ng/kg/day.

Rocaltrol (calcitriol) is a synthetic vitamin D analog which is energetic in the law of the absorption of calcium from the intestinal system as well as its application in the body. Rocaltrol is readily available as pills having 0.25 mcg or 0.5 mcg calcitriol and also as a dental option consisting of 1 mcg/mL of calcitriol. All dosage kinds have butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) as well as butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) as anti-oxidants. The capsules contain a fractionated triglyceride of coconut oil, as well as the oral services contains a fractionated triglyceride of palm seed oil. Jelly pill shells have glycerin, as well as sorbitol, with the adhering to dye systems: 0.25 mcg - FD&C Yellow No. 6 and titanium dioxide; 0.5 mcg - FD&C Red No. 3, FD&C Yellow No. 6 and titanium dioxide. The dental solution contains no additional adjuvants or coloring principles.

Calcitriol is a white, crystalline material which takes place normally in humans. It has a computed molecular weight of 416.65 and also is dissolvable in natural solvents but relatively insoluble in water. Chemically, calcitriol is 9, 10-seco(5Z, 7E)-5, 7, 10(19)-cholestatriene-1α, 3β, 25-triol as well as has the adhering to architectural formula.

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