Continues binding over the physiologically relevant pH range of the GI tract (1.2 to 7.5)1
*In vitro study.
1. Velphoro® [package insert]. Waltham, MA: Fresenius Medical Care North America; 2014. 2. Wilhelm M, Gaillard S, Rakov V, Funk F. The iron-based phosphate binder PA21 has potent phosphate binding capacity and minimal iron release across a physiological pH range in vitro. Clin Nephrol. 2014;81(4):251-258.
Velphoro® (sucroferric oxyhydroxide) is a phosphate binder indicated for the control of serum phosphorus levels in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis.
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