vitamin D2

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vitamin D2

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for calciferol
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Native vitamin D (ergocalciferol, cholecalciferol) and activated vitamin D analogs (calcitriol, doxercalciferol, paricalcitol).
Another vitamin D receptor agonist, doxercalciferol, decreased inflammation and oxidative stress in a dietary fat-induced renal disease mouse model [180].
Entre los analogos sinteticos de vitamina D2 encontramos al paricalcitol y doxercalciferol, mientras que los analogos sinteticos de vitamina D3 incluyen al alfacalcidol, falecalcitriol y 22-oxacalcitriol.
Vitamin D analogs such as calcitriol, paricalcitol and doxercalciferol work to provide the vitamin D needed to absorb calcium and correct hyperparathyroidism.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 21, 2015-Akorn reports availability of Doxercalciferol Injection for secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis
M2 PHARMA-September 21, 2015-Akorn reports availability of Doxercalciferol Injection for secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis
Subjects were treated with active vitamin D sterols that included alfacalcidol, doxercalciferol, calcitriol, maxacalcitol, falecalcitriol, or paricalcitol.
Pharmaceutical forms include calcitriol (1alpha, 25-dihydroxycholecalciferol), doxercalciferol and calcipotriene.
Inhibition of parathyroid hormone: Aa dose equivalency study of paricalcitol and doxercalciferol.
Another calcitriol analog, doxercalciferol (Hectorol), also controls PTH while modestly increasing serum calcium and phosphorus.
firm claims doxercalciferol is the first vitamin D prohormone approved domestically to treat SHPT, which, until now, has been treated with calcitriol, the only oral D- hormone currently available.