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ba0001pp445 | Osteoporosis: treatment | ECTS2013

Effectiveness of the active metabolite of vitamin D in the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis

Klimovitskiy Fedir , Povoroznyuk Vladyslav , Balatska Nataliya

The aim of the research was to determine the efficacy of alfacalcidol (Alpha D3 Teva) in the treatment of women with postmenopausal osteoporosis and vitamin D deficiency.Methods: 20 women with systemic postmenopausal osteoporosis were examined. All patients had vitamin D deficiency (the average level of 25(OH)D in blood serum was (37.16 (24.9, 45.1)) nmol/l). Alfacalcidol was prescribed for 12 month in doses 1 μg. duration of observation was 12 mont...