"The launch of the INOMAX DSIR represents Ikaria's commitment to continually advance the technology of our delivery systems so that clinicians can safely and effectively deliver INOMAX to critically ill patients," said Daniel Tasse, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ikaria. "It is our goal to continue to meet the current and future needs of our customers with our clinically important drug, INOMAX, our ever-evolving, technologically advanced drug-delivery systems, and our one-of-a-kind technical and service support offering."
The INOMAX DS and INOMAX DSIR drug-delivery systems are part of a comprehensive offering known as the INOMAX therapy package. In addition to use of Ikaria's proprietary, FDA-cleared drug-delivery systems, the INOMAX therapy package includes INOMAX (nitric oxide) for inhalation, distribution, emergency delivery, technical and clinical assistance, quality maintenance, on-site hospital training, 24/7/365 customer service, and all related disposable items.
About INOMAX® INOMAX® is a vasodilator, which, in conjunction with ventilator support and other appropriate agents, is indicated for the treatment of term and near-term (>34 weeks gestation) neonates with hypoxic respiratory failure associated with clinical or echocardiographic evidence of pulmonary hypertension, where it improves oxygenation and reduces the need for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
INOMAX should not be used in the treatment of neonates known to be dependent on right-to-left shunting of blood. Abrupt discontinuation of INOMAX may lead to a worsening condition. Methemoglobinemia is a dose-dependent side effect of inhaled nitric oxide therapy. Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) forms rapidly in gas mixtures containing nitric oxide and oxygen, and therefore may cause air
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