menadione

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menadione

[‚men·ə′dī·ōn]
(organic chemistry)
C11H8O2(2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone) A compound used as a vitamin K supplement; important in blood clotting.
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Varieties S K Tocopherol (vitamin E) 1.47 [+ or -] 0.06 0.98 [+ or -] 0.09 (mg/100 g DW) (a) (b) Menaphthone (vitamin K3) 0.20 [+ or -] 0.02 0.11 [+ or -] 0.02 (mg/100 g DW) (a) (b) Retinol (vitamin A) ND ND ([micro]g/100 g DW) Cholecalciferol (vitamin ND ND D3) ([micro]g/100 g DW) [beta]-Carotene ND ND ([micro]g/100 g DW) Varieties M D Tocopherol (vitamin E) 0.76 [+ or -] 0.24 0.15 [+ or -] 0.02 (mg/100 g DW) (c) (d) Menaphthone (vitamin K3) 0.21 [+ or -] 0.01 0.05 [+ or -] 0.00 (mg/100 g DW) (c) (d) Retinol (vitamin A) ND ND ([micro]g/100 g DW) Cholecalciferol (vitamin ND ND D3) ([micro]g/100 g DW) [beta]-Carotene ND ND ([micro]g/100 g DW) Each value is presented as the mean [+ or -] standard deviation (n = 3).
Inhibitory effects of vitamin K3 on DNA polymerase and angiogenesis.
At the end of this month, the company's production facility located in Jushui Town, Mianyang City (Sichuan Province), will be producing 1,800 - 2,400 tons of Vitamin K3 MSB and Vitamin K3 MNB per year, up from the current 1,000 tons.
VITAMIN K3 DRUG EFFECTIVE AGAINST END-STAGE PROSTATE CANCER
Synergistic cytotoxic action of vitamin C and vitamin K3. Anticancer Res.
The Switzerland-based pharmaceutical company confirmed to Feedinfo News Service that the closures will include the firm's pilot scale plant for feed grade vitamin K3 activities in Shawinigan, Canada.
BACKGROUND: To evaluate the efficacy of vitamin K3 (VK3) against pancreatic cancer, the molecular mechanism of VK3 or gemcitabine (GEM)-induced inhibition of proliferation was characterized.
4Provides per kilogram of diet: vitamin A, 9,000 IU; vitamin D3, 2,000, IU; vitamin E, 18 IU; vitamin B1, 1.8 mg; vitamin B2, 6.6 mg; vitamin B3, 10 mg; vitamin B5, 30 mg; vitamin B6, 3.0 mg; vitamin B9, 1 mg; vitamin B12, 1.5 mg; vitamin K3, 2 mg; vitamin H2, 0.01 mg; folic acid, 0.21 mg; nicotinic acid, 0.65 mg; biotin, 0.14 mg; choline chloride, 500 mg; Fe, 50 mg; Mn, 100 mg; Cu, 10 mg; Zn, 85 mg; I, 1 mg; Se, 0.2 mg.
Intravenous vitamin C, vitamin K3, and alpha-lipoic acid could be included.
Effects of sodium ascorbate (vitamin C) and 2-methyl-l,4-naphthoquinone (vitamin k3) treatment on human tumor cell growth in vitro.