Her home medications included amiodarone, aromasin, aspirin, carvedilol, diltiazem, pantoprazole, sevelamer hydrochloride
, cinacalcet, and albuterol.
Sigmoid colon diverticula perforation associated with sevelamer hydrochloride
administration: a case report.
These agents are often categorized into calcium-based (calcium acetate, calcium carbonate, and calcium citrate) and calcium-free binders (aluminum hydroxide, sevelamer hydrochloride
, sevelamer carbonate, lanthanum carbonate, nicotinamide, and magnesium carbonate), all of which are effective in lowering serum phosphate (Malberti, 2013).
Sevelamer carbonate and sevelamer hydrochloride
have the same polymeric structure with the major difference being that the carbonate replaced all of the chloride counter ions in the hydrochloride salt product [44, 45].
A randomized, double-blind, crossover design study of sevelamer hydrochloride
and sevelamer carbonate in patients on hemodialysis.
At the time of hospital admission, she was taking various medications routinely, including prednisone, erythropoietin (Epogen [R]), lactulose, acetaminophen (Tylenol [R]), calcium acetate (PhosLo[R]), sevelamer hydrochloride
(Renagel[R]), and warfarin (Coumadin[R]).
Renvela is being developed as a next generation phosphate binder to replace Renagel (sevelamer hydrochloride
), the most-prescribed phosphate binder in the United States.
The three- year trial involving more than 2,100 patients compared the difference in mortality and morbidity outcomes for patients receiving Renagel (sevelamer hydrochloride
) with those using calcium-based phosphate binders.
Two polymer products have been brought to market, Renagel (sevelamer hydrochloride
), a calcium-free, metal-free phosphate binder for patients with end-stage renal disease, and WelChol (colesevelum hydrocholoride), a cholesterol-lowering agent.
Options for those who can't use statins include bile acid sequestrants (adults and adolescents), and nicotinic acid or sevelamer hydrochloride