December 20, 2013

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Medical Surgical Nursing

Category: Medical Surgical Nursing 
Calcitriol (Rocaltrol, Calcijex) is the 1,25-dihydroxylated form of cholecalciferol (vitamin D3). It is a vitamin D analog used for the management of hypocalcemia, hypoparathyroidism, vitamin D-dependent rickets and hypophosphatemia.