Parsabiv

Active Ingredient(s): Etelcalcetide
FDA Approved: * February 7, 2017
Pharm Company: * KAI PHARMS INC
Category: Thyroid

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Parsabiv Overview

Etelcalcetide (formerly velcalcetide, trade name Parsabiv) is a calcimimetic drug for the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients undergoing hemodialysis. It is administered intravenously at the end of each dialysis session.[1][2] Etelcalcetide functions by binding to and activating the calcium-sensing receptor in the parathyroid gland.[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Side effects 4 Interactions 5 Pharmacology 5.1 Mechanism of action 6 Chemistry 7 His...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Etelcalcetide
  • Injection: 10mg/2ml, 2.5mg/0.5ml, 5mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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