Callion Pharma has introduced DEKAs® – the next generation of multivitamin and mineral dietary supplements for enhanced absorption utilizing a delivery technology that helps patients overcome micronutrient malabsorption and lead healthier lives.

WHY CHOOSE DEKAs VITAMINS? 

All DEKAs products contain amounts of vitamins D and K that are aligned with recent scientific studies for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients.

All DEKAs products utilize a clinically tested delivery technology to enhance absorption of fat-soluble vitamins and nutrients.

All DEKAs products are gluten-free, casein-free, GMO-free, contain no artificial colors, and no China-sourced ingredients. 

 

DEKAs Plus Vitamin Products: Comprehensive Multivitamin & Mineral Supplements with Absorption Enhancing Delivery Technology

dekas plus softgels

DEKAs Plus Softgels

The softgels are vanilla flavored and contain no artificial colors.

dekas plus chewable tablets

DEKAs Plus Chewable Tablets

The tablets are citrus-peach flavored and contain no artificial colors.

dekas plus liquid

DEKAs Plus Liquid

The liquid is an orange flavored non-oily liquid.

DEKAs Essential Vitamin Products: Concentrated Vitamins D, E, K & A only with Absorption Enhancing Delivery Technology

dekas essential capsules

DEKAs Essential Capsules

Small fish gelatin capsules 

dekas essential liquid

DEKAs Essential Liquid

Berry flavored liquid 

DEKAs Delivery Technology References 

Papas K, Kalbfleisch J, Mohon R. Bioavailability of a novel, water-soluble vitamin E formulation in malabsorbing patients. Dig Dis Sci. 2007 Feb;52(2):347-52.

Papas KA, Sontag MK, Pardee C, Sokol RJ, Sagel SD, Accurso FJ, Wagener JS. A pilot study on the safety and efficacy of a novel antioxidant rich formulation in patients with cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2007 Jun 12.

Sagel, SD, Sontag MK, Anthony MM, Emmett P, Papas KA. Effect of an antioxidant-rich multivitamin supplement in cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2011;10:31-36.

Peterson LA, Cheskin LJ, Furtado M, Papas K, Schweitzer MA, Magnuson TH, Steele KE. Malnutrition in Bariatric Surgery Candidates: Multiple Micronutrient Deficiencies Prior to Surgery. Obes Surg. 2015 Aug 22.

 

CF Vitamin Product Comparison Charts 

Compare to AquADEKs®*

*AquADEKs is a registered trademark of Allergan

DEKAs Vitamins News 

 

AquADEKs Liquid versus DEKAs Plus Liquid

DEKAs Plus Liquid has more of vitamin D & K than AquADEKs Liquid. AquADEKs Liquid contains unnecessary chemicals such as BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole), BHT (butylated hydroxytoluene), and EDTA (Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid). DEKAs Plus Liquid is the...

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DEKAs Bariatric has Higher Amount of Thiamine

DEKAs Bariatric has a higher amount of thiamine than most of the other bariatric vitamins. Thiamine deficiency is an important and under-recognized potential adverse effect related to bariatric surgery

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New Ways to Purchase DEKAs Bariatric

Callion Pharma is pleased to announce additional channels for patients to purchase DEKAs Bariatric, a comprehensive multivitamin and mineral supplement with a clinically proven delivery technology to enhance the absorption of key vitamins and...

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DEKAs Bariatric Vitamin Clinical Study

Callion Pharma is pleased to announce the publication of A Randomized Trial of a Novel Chewable Multivitamin and Mineral Supplement Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Perin J, Prokopowicz G, Furtado M, Papas K, Steele KE.

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DEKAs Bariatric Vitamin Now Available

Callion Pharma is pleased to announce the availability of DEKAs Bariatric Vitamin, a multivitamin and mineral supplement formulation developed specifically for the nutritional needs of the bariatric surgery patient.

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