menadiol

menadiol

 [men″ah-di´ol]
a vitamin K analogue; its sodium diphosphate salt is used as a prothrombinogenic vitamin, administered orally, intramuscularly, or subcutaneously.
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Phytomenadione or menadiol in the management of an elevated international normalized ratio (prothrombin time).
Akman et al., "Phase I trial of menadiol diphosphate (vitamin [K.sub.3]) in advanced malignancy," Investigational New Drugs, vol.