TetraHES is our brand for Tetrastarch, a variant of Hydroxyethyl Starch. It falls under the category of colloidal Plasma Volume Expanders. It is a modified natural polymer of amylopectin with volume expansion properties with the average molecular weight of 1,30,000 Dalton and degree of substitution 0.4. TetraHES is a clear colorless to pale yellow solution filled in a 500 ml non-PVC bag. It is used as Plasma Volume Expander/ Blood Substitute to maintain normal blood pressure and volume in shock, hypovolemia, acute blood loss, hypotension, etc. It improves oxygen transport to all vital organs of the body.
- Cardiac priming during cardiac surgery
- Pre, intra & post operative volume replacement in all types of surgeries
- Pre-loading in spinal anesthesia
- Blood saving (ANH & AHH)
Product Variants & Features
|TetraHES||6%||500 ml in PE Bottle/Non-PVC Bag||
- Duration of Volume Expansion: 4–6 hours