Velphoro, generic name sucro ferric oxyhydroxide, belong to a class of drugs known as Phosphate binders. Being a phosphate binder, Velphoro is indicated for the control of serum phosphorus level in patients that have conditions of chronic kidney disease on dialysis. Hyperphosphatemia is an abnormal elevation of the patient's phosphorus levels in the blood and is a serious condition in CKD patients on dialysis.
Drug Name: Velphoro
Generic name: Sucroferric oxyhydroxide