Pentastarch

In the US, Pentastarch is a member of the drug class miscellaneous uncategorized agents.

Scheme

USAN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0009005-27-0

Therapeutic Category

Plasmaexpander

Chemical Name

Starch, 2-hydroxyethyl, having a high degree of etherification

Foreign Name

  • Pentastarch (German)

Generic Names

  • Pentastarch (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • ASL 607 (IS: DuPont Merck)

Brand Names

  • HAES-steril
    Fresenius, Russian Federation; Fresenius, Taiwan; Fresenius Kabi Deut.-D, Italy
  • HyperHAES
    Fresenius, Norway; Fresenius, Oman; Fresenius, Russian Federation; Fresenius Kabi, Austria; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia; Fresenius-Kabi, Poland
  • Infukoll HES
    SerumWerk, Russian Federation
  • Pentaspan
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Canada; Je Il, South Korea
  • Pentastarch
    Baxter-RM, Italy
  • Refortan
    Berlin-Chemie, Lithuania; Berlin-Chemie, Latvia; Berlin-Chemie, Romania
  • Refortan N
    Berlin-Chemie, Georgia
  • Refortan N Plus
    Berlin-Chemie, Georgia
  • StarQuin
    Biomed, New Zealand

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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