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(Dihydrotachysterol Tablets USP):
Each tablet contains:
Dihydrotachysterol 0.125 mg, 0.2 mg, or 0.4 mg.
Each mL of Intensol TM Oral Solution (Concentrate) contains:
Dihydrotachysterol.............................. 0.2 mg
Dihydrotachysterol is a synthetic reduction product of tachysterol, a close isomer of vitamin D. Chemically dihydrotachysterol is 9, 10-Secoer-gosta-5, 7,22-tri-en-3b-ol, which can be represented by the following molecular formula C28H46O with a molecular weight of 398.65. Its chemical structure is:
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
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