Technetium tc 99m albumin aggregated (Injection)
Technetium Tc 99m Albumin Aggregated (tek-NEE-shee-um Tc 99m al-BUE-min AG-re-gay-ted)
Used to help your doctor see an image of your lungs or peritoneovenous [LeVeen] shunt.
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When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:You should not get this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to technetium Tc 99 albumin aggregated or to any products that contain human serum albumin. Do not get this medicine if you are breastfeeding or if you have severe pulmonary hypertension (increased blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs).
How to Use This Medicine:
Drugs and Foods to Avoid:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Warnings While Using This Medicine:
Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088
Last Updated: 6/12/2013
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