Table 3.

Reported adverse events

Adverse EventParicalcitol Group (n=53)Calcitriol Group (n=54)
Any adverse event37 (70)35 (65)
Serious adverse event11 (21)14 (26)
Event type
 Dermatologic7 (13)7 (13)
 Neurologic11 (21)6 (11)
 Gastrointestinal10 (19)4 (7)
 Genitourinary7 (13)5 (9)
 Endocrine4 (8)10 (19)
 Respiratory7 (13)7 (13)
 Musculoskeletal15 (28)12 (22)
 Cardiac9 (17)7 (13)
 Psychiatric2 (4)2 (4)
 Other6 (12)6 (11)
  • Data are expressed as n (%).