ATC Group: A11CC04 Calcitriol

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Calcitriol

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Calcitriol is the most active known form of vitamin D3 in stimulating intestinal calcium transport. In physiological amounts it augments the intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphate and plays a significant part in the regulation of bone mineralisation.