Toraymyxin PMX-20 R
TORAYMYXIN PMX-20R (PMX) is an extracorporeal hemope- rfusion cartridge intended for the selective removal of endo- toxin from circulating blood through direct hemoperfusion.
Each cartridge contains 56 ± 3g fibers (dry weight) and has a blood volume capacity of 135  ± 5mL.
The dimensions and structure of the cartridge are as follows:
Length: 225 mm.
Diameter (max) : 63mm.
Housing Diameter: 49mm.
Connection between the cartridge and blood tubing:
Luer-lock type connectors.
PMX is indicated for use in the treatment of patients with severe sepsis or septic shock caused by gram-negative bacteria, who meet the following conditions:
Endotoxemia or suspected gram-negative infection, and
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS), as defined by the presence of at least two of the following four conditions:
Fever or hypothermia (body temperature of above 38℃     or below 36℃).
Tachycardia (heart rate of above 90bpm).
Tachypnea (respiratory rate of above 20breaths/min, or     PaCO2 below 4.3kPa (32mmHg).
White blood cell count of above 12,000 cells/mm3, below     4,000 cells/mm3 or above 10% immature (band) forms.
Shelf Life
24 months.
Store cartridge in a dry area at normal room temperature, away from direct sunlight. Do not freeze.
How Supplied
1 Toraymyxin PMX-20R / pack.