"Calcifediol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The major circulating metabolite of VITAMIN D3. It is produced in the LIVER and is the best indicator of the body's vitamin D stores. It is effective in the treatment of RICKETS and OSTEOMALACIA, both in azotemic and non-azotemic patients. Calcifediol also has mineralizing properties.
- 25-Hydroxyvitamin D3
- 25 Hydroxyvitamin D3
- 25 Hydroxycholecalciferol
- 25-Hydroxyvitamin D 3
- 25 Hydroxyvitamin D 3
- Faes Brand of Calcifediol
- Calcifediol Faes Brand
- Organon Brand of Calcifediol
- Calcifediol Organon Brand
- Aventis Brand of Calcifediol
- Calcifediol Aventis Brand
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