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Table 2 Trends in average medication dose per day among users

From: Effect of cinacalcet availability and formulary listing on parathyroidectomy rate trends

Year Calcium Sevelamer Lanthanum All phosphate binders Cinacalcet Alfacalcidol Calcitriol
  (mg/d) (mg/d) (mg/d) (mg/d)* (mg/d) (mcg/d) (mcg/d)
2001 1869 2991   2155   0.27 0.26
2002 1779 3477   2443   0.26 0.26
2003 1619 3875   2620   0.26 0.26
2004 1498 4030   2777   0.28 0.27
2005 1408 4312   2925   0.28 0.26
2006 1365 4364   2992 50 0.29 0.26
2007 1348 4331 1613 3013 50 0.31 0.25
2008 1329 4172 2433 3040 52 0.32 0.24
2009 1302 4078 2111 3166 55 0.35 0.24
2010 1265 4011 2074 3270 54 0.36 0.25
  1. * All phosphate binders dose is given in mg of calcium phosphate-binding equivalent using relative phosphate-binding coefficients: 1.0 for calcium carbonate, 0.7 for sevelamer, and 2.0 for lanthanum [18].