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HYDROPEARL MICROSPHERES

Available in 6 distinct, color-coded sizes

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HydroPearl In-Service Video

DESIGNED FOR CONTROLLED AND TARGETED EMBOLIZATION

Unique Formulation

HydroPearl® Microspheres are the first and only Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) microspheres. They are engineered for accurate embolization at the target area. 2,3

Tight Calibration

HydroPearl® is available in a range of sizes from 75 μm to 1100 μm with a tighter size distribution*.
This precise calibration may allow more predictable and targeted embolization 2,3**

* 90% or higher of HydroPearl sizes are within specification as indicated on the labels.
** Calibration data is 6 lots per each size of randomly selected HydroPearl with 1 lot of competitive products. Sampling done at minimum 150 microspheres per syringe.

HydroPearl® microspheres are intended for the embolization of: 1

  • Hypervascular tumors
  • Symptomatic uterine fibroids
  • Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)

Ordering Information

HYDROPEARL® Microspheres

HYDROPEARL SIZES (μm) PRODUCT CODES VOLUME OF
MICROSPHERES (ml)
MICROSPHERE
COLOR
75 ± 30 μm HP2S0075 2 Orange
200 ± 75 μm HP2S0200 2 Yellow
400 ± 75 μm HP2S0400 2 Blue
600 ± 75 μm HP2S0600 2 Red
800 ± 75 μm HP2S0800 2 Green
1100 ± 75 μm HP2S1100 2 Purple

*HydroPearl® microspheres are contained in a 20cc pre-filled syringe of sterile phosphate buffered saline (PBS) 3-year shelf life from date of manufacture

Terumo Catheter Compatibility3

HYDROPEARL SIZES (μm) PROGREAT® 2.0F PROGREAT® 2.4F PROGREAT® 2.7F PROGREAT® 2.8F GLIDECATH® 4.0F
75 ± 30 μm Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible
200 ± 75 μm Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible
400 ± 75 μm Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible
600 ± 75 μm Non-Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible
800 ± 75 μm Non-Compatible Non-Compatible Compatible Compatible Compatible
1100 ± 75 μm Non-Compatible Non-Compatible Non-Compatible Non-Compatible Compatible

RX ONLY. Refer to the product labels and package insert for complete warnings, precautions, potential complications, and instructions for use.
 
References:
  1. Hydropearl IFU. PD110942 Rev.A. Revised 2015-04
  2. Karolin J. Paprottka et al In-vitro-study of physical properties of various embolization particles regarding morphology before, during and after catheter passage. Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation. 1386-0291/16
  3. Data on file.