Hydroxyethyl Starch(HES)

    Information about Hydroxyethyl Starch(HES)

    Hydroxyethyl starch(hes) uses

    Hydroxyethyl Starch(HES) is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma.

    How hydroxyethyl starch(hes) works

    Hydroxyethyl starch(hes) is a large molecular weight substance which remains restricted to the blood vessels and generates oncotic pressure (pressure produced by proteins in the blood).

    Common side effects of hydroxyethyl starch(hes)

    Thrombophlebitis, Hypersensitivity reaction, Volume overload

    Available Medicine for Hydroxyethyl Starch(HES)

    • ₹495
      Neon Laboratories Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹290 to ₹394
      Claris Lifesciences Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹493
      Claris Lifesciences Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹650
      B Braun Medical pvt. Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Content on this page was last updated on 11 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)