Month: September 2022

Renvela (sevelamer carbonate)

SEVELAMER CARBONATE for oral suspension

The active ingredient in sevelamer carbonate for oral suspension is sevelamer carbonate, a polymeric amine that binds phosphate and is meant for oral administration. Sevelamer carbonate for oral suspension is indicated for the control of serum phosphorus in adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis.

JUBLIA® (efinaconazole) topical solution

JUBLIA® (efinaconazole) topical solution

JUBLIA (efinaconazole) topical solution, 10% is a clear, colorless to pale yellow solution for topical use. JUBLIA (efinaconazole) topical solution, 10% is an azole antifungal indicated for the topical treatment of onychomycosis of the toenail(s) due to Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes.

AFINITOR® (everolimus)

AFINITOR® (everolimus)

AFINITOR (everolimus) and AFINITOR DISPERZ (everolimus tablets for oral suspension) are kinase inhibitors. AFINITOR® is indicated for the treatment of postmenopausal women with advanced hormone receptor-positive, HER2negative breast cancer in combination with exemestane, after failure of treatment with letrozole or anastrozole.

NATPARA® (parathyroid hormone) for injection

NATPARA® (parathyroid hormone) for injection

The active ingredient in NATPARA, parathyroid hormone, is produced by recombinant DNA technology using a modified strain of Escherichia coli. Parathyroid hormone has 84 amino acids and a molecular weight of 9425 daltons.

KALE

Foods with high vitamin K content

Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin that comes in two forms — K1 (phylloquinone) and K2 (menaquinone). Vitamin K1, the most common form, is mainly found in plant foods, especially dark leafy greens. K2, on the other hand, is only found in animal foods and fermented plant foods, such as natto.