Which medications in the drug class Vitamin D Supplements are used in the treatment of Hyperchloremic Acidosis?

Updated: Oct 18, 2018
  • Author: Sai-Ching Jim Yeung, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Vitamin D Supplements

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that promotes the absorption of calcium and phosphorus in the small intestine. It also promotes renal tubule phosphate resorption.

Calcitriol (Calcijex, Rocaltrol)

This is the active form of vitamin D. It is used in pRTA as multitherapy with large quantities of alkali and potassium supplementation.


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