Amicus Blue

Platelet Collection

High efficiency platelet collection, options for concurrent plasma and RBC collection, and automatic PAS capability

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Platelets with high collection efficiency

  • Collect single, double and triple doses
  • Platelets are processed leukoreduced: auto-elutriation provides automatic leukoreduction, without use of filters
  • The product options calculator is designed to facilitate the product selection process and tailor each procedure to each donor

Donor comfort and safety

  • Saline infusion to replace fluids collected
  • Numerical control of draw and return rates from 20 to 150 mL/minute
  • Regulation of maximum citrate infusion, from 0.50 to 1.50 mg/kg/minute
  • Built-in pressure cuff to prompt donor to squeeze during the draw cycle and relax during the return cycle
  • Kit sterilization by irradiation to avoid the risk of donor exposure to residual ethylene oxide gas
  • Platelet post-count calculation includes platelets released by the spleen during platelet collection

One Solution for Complete Care

Contact your local Fresenius Kabi representative to learn more about Amicus Blue.
Refer to the Amicus Separator operator's manual for the full list of warnings and cautions associated with the use of the devices.