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Substance Name: Iron dextran [USP]
RN: 9004-66-4
UNII: 95HR524N2M

Note

  • A complex of ferric oxyhydroxide with dextrans of 5000 to 7000 daltons in a viscous solution containing 50 mg/ml of iron. It is supplied as a parenteral preparation and is used as a hematinic. (Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed, p1292)

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 286.0126
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Hematinic
  • Hematinics
  • Hematologic Agents
  • Human Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2B
  • Reasonably Anticipated to be a Carcinogen

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Iron dextran
  • Iron dextran [USP]
  • Iron-dextran complex

MeSH Heading

  • Iron-dextran complex

Synonyms

  • A 100
  • A 100 (Pharmaceutical)
  • B 75
  • CCRIS 347
  • Chinofer
  • Dexferrum
  • Dextran iron complex
  • Dextrofer 75
  • Eisendextran
  • Eisendextran [German]
  • Fe-Dextran
  • Fenate
  • Ferdex 100
  • Ferric dextran
  • Ferridextran
  • Ferrodextran
  • Ferroglucin
  • Ferroglukin 75
  • HSDB 5102
  • Imferon
  • Imposil
  • Infed
  • Iro-Jex
  • Iron dextran
  • Iron dextran complex
  • Iron dextran injection
  • Iron hydrogenated dextran
  • Iron-dextran complex
  • Iron-Gard
  • Ironorm injection
  • Myofer 100
  • Polyfer
  • Proferdex
  • Prolongal
  • RCRA waste number U139
  • UNII-95HR524N2M
  • Ursoferran

Systematic Names

  • Imferon
  • Iron dextran

Superlist Names

  • Iron dextran
  • Iron dextran complex
  • Iron-dextran complex

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9004-66-4

FDA UNII

  • 95HR524N2M

Other Registry Numbers

  • 11129-47-8
  • 37318-94-8
  • 37349-14-7
  • 50643-00-0
  • 53858-58-5
  • 8050-93-9
  • 9009-88-5
  • 9044-58-0
  • 9061-47-6

System Generated Number

  • 0009004664

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD intramuscular > 450mg(Fe)/kg (450mg/kg)   British Journal of Pharmacology and Chemotherapy. Vol. 10, Pg. 375, 1955.
mouse LD50 intravenous 460mg(Fe)/kg (460mg/kg)   Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutica. For English translation, see APPFAR. Vol. 18, Pg. 149, 1961.
mouse LD50 oral 1gm(Fe)/kg (1000mg/kg)   British Journal of Pharmacology and Chemotherapy. Vol. 24, Pg. 352, 1965.
rabbit LD intramuscular > 690mg(Fe)/kg (690mg/kg)   British Journal of Pharmacology and Chemotherapy. Vol. 10, Pg. 375, 1955.
rabbit LDLo intravenous 500mg(Fe)/kg (500mg/kg)   British Journal of Pharmacology and Chemotherapy. Vol. 10, Pg. 375, 1955.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 3gm(Fe)/kg (3000mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 18, Pg. 185, 1971.
rat LDLo intramuscular 1617mg(Fe)/kg (1617mg/kg)   Acta Veterinaria Vol. 29, Pg. 21, 1979.