Hydroxyethyl Starch

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Scientific Name: Hydroxyethyl Starch
Brand Name: Hespan, Hextend, Volulyte, Voluven
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Hydroxyethyl starch (HES) is one of the most frequently used plasma substitutes. Recent studies have indicated that HES may reduce capillary leakage.
Description of the Drug: Hydroxyethyl Starch is a plasma volume substitute used to treat and prevent hypovolemia.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB09106