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Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) Summary

Description: Derivative of 7-dehydroxycholesterol formed by ULTRAVIOLET RAYS breaking of the C9-C10 bond. It differs from ERGOCALCIFEROL in having a single bond between C22 and C23 and lacking a methyl group at C24.

Also Known As: Vitamin D3; Vitamin D 3; (3 beta,5Z,7E)-9,10-Secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-trien-3-ol; Calciol; Cholecalciferols Show All >>

Networked: 2502 relevant articles (201 outcomes, 412 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Cholecalciferol is Relevant

  1. Psoriasis (Pustulosis Palmaris et Plantaris) : 33 outcomes 27 studies in 135 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 16 outcomes 36 studies in 216 results
  3. Osteoporosis : 13 outcomes 22 studies in 147 results
  4. Vitamin D Deficiency : 12 outcomes 28 studies in 173 results
  5. Rickets (Rachitis) : 11 outcomes 9 studies in 90 results
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Drugs Related to Cholecalciferol

  1. hydroxide ion
  2. Vitamin D
  3. Calcitriol (Calcijex)
  4. Calcium
  5. Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3)
  6. 25-hydroxyvitamin D
  7. calcipotriene (calcipotriol)
  8. Parathyroid Hormone (Parathormone)
  9. maxacalcitol
  10. Retinoids
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Therapies Related to Cholecalciferol

  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  2. Phototherapy (Light Therapy)
  3. Injections
  4. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
  5. Intramuscular Injections
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