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Hetastarch

In the US, Hetastarch (hetastarch systemic) is a member of the drug class plasma expanders and is used to treat Blood Disorders and Hypovolemia.

US matches:

Scheme

USAN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B05AA07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0009005-27-0

Therapeutic Category

Plasmaexpander

Chemical Names

A starch consisting of more than 90% of amylopectin and partially etherified with hydroxyethyl groups (BAN)

O-(2-Hydroxy-etyl)-amylopectin-hydrolysat

Starch, 2-hydroxyetyl eter (USAN)

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Hetastarch (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Hydroxyéthylamidon (OS: DCF)
  • Hydroxyethylated starch (OS: JAN)
  • HÄS (IS)
  • HES (IS)
  • Hydroxyethyl starch (IS)
  • UNII-875Y4127EA (IS)
  • Amidons hydroxyéthylés (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Amyla hydroxyethyla (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Hydroxyethyl Starches (PH: BP 2013)
  • Hydroxyethylstärken (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Starches, Hydroxyethyl (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Amidolite
    Braun Melsungen-D, Italy
  • Haes
    Fresenius Kabi, Lebanon
  • Haes Steril 6%
    Laboratorio Fresenius Kabi Chile, Chile
  • HAES-steril
    Fresenius, China; Fresenius, Oman; Fresenius Kabi, Bangladesh; Fresenius Kabi, Germany; Fresenius Kabi, Indonesia; Fresenius Medical Care, Tunisia
  • Hemohes
    B. Braun Medical, Bulgaria
  • Hemohes (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    B. Braun Melsungen, Germany; Bioser, Greece
  • Hemohes 10% (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    B. Braun Medical, Chile; B. Braun Medical, Spain
  • Hemohes 6% (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    B. Braun Medical, Chile; B. Braun Medical, Spain
  • Hespan
    B. Braun, United States
  • Hespander
    Alfresa Pharma, Japan
  • Hestar
    Claris, Colombia; Claris, Oman; Promed Rahardjo, Indonesia
  • Hestar-200 Pentastarch
    Claris, Taiwan
  • Hetasorb (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Hemofarm, Serbia; Serumwerk Bernburg, Serbia
  • Hetasorb 6% (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Hemofarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Hextend
    Hospira, United States
  • HyperHAES
    Fresenius Kabi, Netherlands
  • Hyperhaes
    Fresenius, China
  • Infukoll HES
    Gobbi-Novag, Argentina; Holling, Taiwan
  • Infukoll HES (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Serumber, Germany
  • PlasmaVolume Baxter
    Baxter, Lithuania
  • PlasmaVolume Redibag
    Baxter, Netherlands
  • Refortan
    Berlin-Chemie, Lithuania; Berlin-Chemie AG, Vietnam
  • Salinhes 6%
    Alfresa Pharma, Japan
  • Sanbe Hest
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Stabisol
    Berlin-Chemie, Lithuania
  • TetraHES (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Promed Rahardjo, Indonesia
  • Tetraspan
    B. Braun, Austria; B. Braun, Croatia (Hrvatska); B. Braun, Lithuania; B. Braun Medical, Hong Kong; B. Braun Medical, Netherlands; Braun, Norway
  • Tetraspan 10%
    B. Braun, Thailand
  • Tetraspan 6%
    B. Braun, Thailand
  • V-Crima (Hetastarch and Povidone)
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Venofundin
    B. Braun Austria, Austria; B. Braun Medical, Switzerland; B. Braun Medical, Netherlands; B. Braun Medical, South Africa
  • VENOFUNDIN (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    B. Braun Melsungen, Germany; Braun, Sweden
  • Venofundin (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    B. Braun Medical, Denmark; Braun, Norway; Vioser, Greece
  • VitaHES (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Serumber, Germany
  • Voluforte
    Fresenius Kabi, Estonia; Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Portugal
  • Volulyte
    Fresenius, Australia; Fresenius Kabi, Hong Kong; Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Netherlands; Fresenius Kabi, Norway; Fresenius Kabi, New Zealand; Fresenius Kabi, South Africa; Fresenius Kabi Canada, Canada
  • Volulyte 6%
    Fresenius, Hungary; Fresenius Kabi, Croatia (Hrvatska); Fresenius Kabi Austria, Austria
  • Voluven
    Fresenius, China; Fresenius, Iceland; Fresenius, Mexico; Fresenius, Oman; Fresenius Kabi, Estonia; Fresenius Kabi, Hong Kong; Fresenius Kabi, Indonesia; Fresenius Kabi, Italy; Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia; Fresenius Kabi, Netherlands; Fresenius Kabi, Norway; Fresenius Kabi, New Zealand; Fresenius Kabi, Slovenia; Fresenius Kabi, Thailand; Fresenius Kabi, South Africa; Fresenius Kabi Canada, Canada; Hospira, United States
  • Voluven (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Fresenius, Greece; Fresenius Kabi, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Fresenius Kabi, Bulgaria; Fresenius Kabi, Denmark; Fresenius Kabi, France; Fresenius Kabi, Israel; Fresenius Kabi, Poland; Fresenius Kabi, Serbia; Fresenius Kabi, Sweden
  • Voluven 10% (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Fresenius Kabi, Poland
  • Voluven 6%
    Alfresa Pharma, Japan; Fresenius Kabi, Croatia (Hrvatska); Fresenius Kabi Austria, Austria; Laboratorio Fresenius Kabi Chile, Chile
  • Voluven 6% (Hetastarch and Sodium Chloride)
    Fresenius, Spain; Fresenius, Hungary
  • V-Tears
    Vitamed, Israel
  • Widahes
    Widatra Bhakti, Indonesia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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