Table 3.

BSAP and TRAP obtained during paricalcitol, washout, and calcitriol phases in eight patients with stage 5 CKDa

ParameterParicalcitolWashoutCalcitriol
Serum BSAP (U/L)55.20 ± 21.3047.50 ± 24.3039.30 ± 21.90
Serum TRAP (U/L)6.57 ± 2.906.24 ± 2.715.22 ± 1.78
  • a Data are means ± SEM of all results during each phase. BSAP, bone-specific alkaline phosphatase; TRAP, tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase.