Calcifediol

In the US, Calcifediol is a member of the drug class vitamins and is used to treat Hypocalcemia and Renal Osteodystrophy.

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A11CC06

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0019356-17-3

Chemical Formula

C27-H44-O2

Molecular Weight

400

Therapeutic Categories

Vitamin replacement

Vitamin D

Chemical Name

9,10-Secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-triene-3,25-diol, (3β,5Z,7E)- (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Calcifediolum (Latin)
  • Calcifediol (German)
  • Calcifédiol (French)
  • Calcifediol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Calcifedilo (OS: DCIT)
  • Calcifediol (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Calcifédiol (OS: DCF)
  • 25-Hydroxycholecalciferol (IS)
  • U 32070 E (IS)
  • Calcifediolo (OS: DCIT)
  • 25-Hydroxycholecalciferol monohydrate (IS)
  • Calcifediol (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Calcifediolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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