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Successful Conversion From Parenteral Paricalcitol to Pulse Oral Calcitriol for the Management of Secondary Hyperparathyroidism in Hemodialysis Patients.

Journal of Renal Nutrition
Kumar J; Tran NT; Schomberg J; Streja E; Kalantar-Zadeh K; Pahl M.
26(4):265-9, 2016 Jul.

The efficacy and tolerability of oral calcitriol based upon its preference over intravenous paricalcitol due to lower incidences of hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia.