Iron hydroxyethyl starch

Drug Profile

Iron hydroxyethyl starch

Alternative Names: Feramyl; Ferric hydroxide hydroxyethyl starch glucoheptonic acid complex; Iron (III) hydroxide hydroxyethyl starch glucoheptonic acid complex; Iron HES complex - SerumWerk Bernburg; Iron-(III)-hydroxyethyl-starch; Iron-hetastarch complex - SerumWerk Bernburg

Latest Information Update: 07 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Serumwerk Bernburg
  • Class Antianaemics; Heavy metals; Iron compounds
  • Mechanism of Action Iron replacements
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • On Fast track

    Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase II Iron deficiency anaemia

Most Recent Events

  • 14 Oct 2016 SerumWerk Bernburg completes a phase-II trial in Iron deficiency anaemia in Denmark (IV) (EudraCT2015-003069-28)
  • 23 Oct 2015 Phase-II clinical trials in Iron deficiency anaemia in Denmark (IV) (EudraCT2015-003069-28)
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