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Leucovorin

"Leucovorin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The active metabolite of FOLIC ACID. Leucovorin is used principally as its calcium salt as an antidote to folic acid antagonists which block the conversion of folic acid to folinic acid.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Leucovorin" by people in this website by year, and whether "Leucovorin" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 15 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2003 and 2012
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