Ferumoxytol for the treatment of iron deficiency.


Intravenous iron is standard for dialysis-associated anemia and its use is rising dramatically in other settings. Except for the dextrans, full iron replacement requires multiple visits. Nonetheless, safety concerns abound. Ferumoxytol, a recently approved modified dextran with a carbohydrate core that tightly binds the iron moiety, decreasing free iron and… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/ehm.11.31


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@article{Rosner2011FerumoxytolFT, title={Ferumoxytol for the treatment of iron deficiency.}, author={Mitchell H. Rosner and Michael Auerbach}, journal={Expert review of hematology}, year={2011}, volume={4 4}, pages={399-406} }