Ferumoxytol

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Scientific Name: Ferumoxytol
Brand Name: Feraheme
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Feraheme (ferumoxytol) is comprised of a superparamagnetic iron oxide that is coated with a carbohydrate shell, aiding in the isolation the bioactive iron from plasma components until the iron-carbohydrate complex enters the reticuloendothelial system macrophages of the liver, spleen and the bone marrow
Description of the Drug: Ferumoxytol is an intravenous iron replacement product used to treat iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) , or in patients who are unable to tolerate or who have not responded adequately to oral iron supplementation.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB06215