ADEFORTE

Brand name authorized in: Brazil

Active ingredients

The drug ADEFORTE contains a combination of these active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs):

1 Rac-alpha-tocopheryl acetate
UNII H4N855PNZ1 - .ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL

Vitamin E is known to exert an important physiological function as an antioxidant for fats, with a sparing action on vitamin A, carotenoids and on unsaturated fatty acids. Other work has demonstrated that vitamin E is connected with the maintenance of certain factors essential for the normal metabolic cycle.

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2 Retinol palmitate
UNII 1D1K0N0VVC - VITAMIN A PALMITATE

Vitamin A plays an important role in the visual process. It is isomerised to the 11-cis isomer and subsequently bound to the opsin to form the photoreceptor for vision under subdued light. Vitamin A also participates in the formation and maintenance of the integrity of epithelial tissues and mucous membranes.

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3 Vitamin D3
UNII 1C6V77QF41 - CHOLECALCIFEROL

In its biologically active form vitamin D3 stimulates intestinal calcium absorption, incorporation of calcium into the osteoid, and release of calcium from bone tissue. In the small intestine it promotes rapid and delayed calcium uptake. The passive and active transport of phosphate is also stimulated.

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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
BR
Câmara de Regulação do Mercado de Medicamentos
Identifier(s): 517700101132412, 517700103135419, 517700104131417