Alfacalcidol

Known as: 9,10-Secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-triene-1alpha,3beta-diol, 9,10-secocholesta-,7,10(19)-triene-1 alpha,3 beta-diol, 1alpha-OHD3 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1973-2017
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Treatment with glucocorticoids is associated with bone loss starting soon after therapy is initiated and an increased… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES To study the effect of alfacalcidol (1alpha(OH)D3) on fall risk in community-dwelling elderly men and women. DESIGN… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Renal failure results in deficiency of active vitamin D3 that has diverse effects on metabolism and organ functions… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE To assess the comparative effectiveness of several medications on bone mineral density, biochemical bone markers, and the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Although alfacalcidol has been widely used for the treatment of osteoporosis in certain countries, its mechanism of action in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Vitamin D deficiency may lead to loss of type II muscle fibres, and thereby to atrophy of proximal muscles with an increased risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of alendronate, a double-masked, active (alfacalcidol) controlled comparative study for 48… (More)
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1999
1999
One hundred and forty-five patients suffering from diseases requiring long-term treatment with high doses of corticosteroids (30… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine whether alfacalcidol--used in management of overt renal bone disease--may safely prevent renal bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Calcipotriol (MC903) is a novel vitamin D analogue which effects cellular differentiation and proliferation in vitro and has… (More)
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