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Table 3 Administered drugs at 18 months

From: Comparison of the effects of lanthanum carbonate and calcium carbonate on the progression of cardiac valvular calcification after initiation of hemodialysis

 LC (n = 24)CC (n = 26)p value
Other P binders (%)5 (21)8 (31)0.63
 sevelamer (%)3 (13)2 (8)0.90
 bixalomer (%)2 (8)6 (23)0.30
Vitamin D (%)20 (83)16 (62)0.23
Statin (%)9 (38)17 (65)0.09
ACE-I/ARB (%)13 (54)16 (62)0.81
Warfarin (%)0 (0)4 (15)0.14
  1. LC lanthanum carbonate group, CC calcium carbonate, Other P binders Other phosphate binders, ACE-I/ARB angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor/angiotensin II receptor blocker