The Chemistry of Desferrioxamine Chelation for Aluminum Overload in Renal Dialysis Patients

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The iron-chelating agent desferrioxamine now finds extensive use in the treatment and diagnosis of aluminum-related diseases in renal patients. We review the chemistry and pharmacokinetics of desferrioxamine in cheiation therapy for patients on hemodialysis.

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