Hyperphosphatemia Archives - MPR

Hyperphosphatemia

Cocoa Flavanol May Be Beneficial for ESRD Patients

For patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), daily cocoa flavanol (CF) ingestion alleviates acute and chronic hemodialysis (HD)-induced vascular dysfunction, according to a study published online in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

Ferric Citrate OK’d for Hyperphosphatemia in CKD Patients

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Ferric Citrate (formerly known as Zerenex) for the control of serum phosphorus levels in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis.