Dihydrotachysterol OverviewDihydrotachysterol (DHT) is a synthetic vitamin D analog activated in the liver that does not require renal hydroxylation like vitamin D2 (ergocalciferol) and vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol). DHT has a rapid onset of action (2 hours), a shorter half-life, and a greater effect on mineralization of bone salts than does vitamin D. References ^ R. Gagnon; G. W. Ogden; G. Just; M. Kaye (1974). "Comparison of Dihydrotachysterol and 5,6-trans Vitamin D3 on Intestinal Calcium Abs...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Capsule: 0.125mg
- Solution: 0.2mg/ml
- Tablet: 0.125mg, 0.4mg