Designed to dialyze, built for cardioprotection
The FX CorDiax dialyzers feature the advanced Helixone® plus membrane, enabling the enhanced removal of larger uremic toxins, such as β2-microglobulin and myoglobin.2,3 At the same time, it restricts the loss of albumin, which is of clinical concern and a safety issue in hemodialysis.4
FX CorDiax high-flux dialyzers or hemodiafilters facilitate beneficial therapy outcomes.
High-flux dialyzers for improved patient outcomes
The FX classix dialyzers, featuring the original Helixone® membrane, target at an efficient removal of a broad range of uraemic toxins with high endotoxin retention characteristics.5,6
FX classix dialyzers provide high-flux hemodialysis therapy to improve clinical outcomes in patients in comparison to low-flux hemodialysis.7
High-flux dialyzer for paediatric treatments
The FX paed dialyzer enables high-flux hemodialysis therapy ideally suited for the special needs of pediatric patients. It features the original Helixone® membrane, which targets at an efficient removal of a broad range of uremic toxins, with minimum albumin losses and high endotoxin-retaining characteristics.8
Advanced design for low-flux dialysis
The removal of uremic toxins and excessive water is the fundamental goal of the hemodialysis treatment. Due to the beneficial properties of the Helixone® low-flux membrane combined with its advanced product design, the FX low-flux dialyzers offer adequate performance.9
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22 Unpublished data from Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland GmbH: Internal calculation based on weight measurements before treatment of FX Dialysers versus F-series dialysers.
23 Unpublished data from Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland GmbH: Internal calculation based on weight measurements of FME FX classix 80 versus FME HF 80S. The typical number of treatments in most clinics is approximately 10,000 per year; this results in about 1,600 kg less waste being produced annually with FX classix 80 when used on FME 5008 CorDiax machine.
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25 Unpublished data from Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland GmbH internal study (2018): Comparative life cycle assessment of selected FME dialysers. Eco-performance is always calculated versus baseline product (FME HF 80S); long distance scenario illustrated.