Ferumoxytol

In the US, Ferumoxytol (ferumoxytol systemic) is a member of the drug class iron products and is used to treat Anemia Associated with Chronic Renal Failure and Iron Deficiency Anemia.

US matches:

Scheme

USAN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001309-38-2

Therapeutic Categories

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Diagnostic agent for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Chemical Name

Non-stoichiometric magnetite (superparamagnetic iron oxide) coated with polyglucose sorbitol carboxymethylether

Foreign Name

  • Ferumoxytol (German)

Generic Names

  • Ferumoxytol (OS: USAN)
  • Code 7228 (IS)
  • Iron oxide, superparamagnetic (IS)

Brand Names

  • Feraheme
    Amag, United States; Takeda Canada, Canada

International Drug Name Search

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TermDefinition
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OSOfficial Synonym
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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