Patiromer sorbitex calciumProduct ingredient for Patiromer

Name
Patiromer sorbitex calcium
Drug Entry
Patiromer

Patiromer is a powder for suspension in water for oral administration, approved in the U.S. as Veltassa in October, 2015. Patiromer is supplied as patiromer sorbitex calcium which consists of the active moiety, patiromer, a non-absorbed potassium-binding polymer, and a calcium-sorbitol counterion. Each gram of patiromer is equivalent to a nominal amount of 2 grams of patiromer sorbitex calcium. The chemical name for patiromer sorbitex calcium is cross-linked polymer of calcium 2-fluoroprop-2-enoate with diethenylbenzene and octa-1,7-diene, combination with D-glucitol. Patiromer sorbitex calcium is an amorphous, free-flowing powder that is composed of individual spherical beads.

Accession Number
DBSALT001352
Structure
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Synonyms
Not Available
UNII
0LB9J2797D
CAS Number
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Wikipedia
Patiromer
Predicted Properties
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