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Diagnostic agent, radiopharmaceutical imaging (By injection)

Makes parts of your body show up better during an imaging test, such as an X-ray, CT scan, or MRI. A diagnostic agent can be used for making images of many different body parts, including your kidneys, head, lungs, breast, gallbladder, heart, or blood vessels.

Brand Name(s):

AdreView, Amyvid, Axumin, Cardiogen-82 Generator, Ceretec, Choletec, DaTscan, Gludef, Hepatolite, Indiclor, MPI DMSA, Myoview, Netspot, Octreoscan, Prostascint

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

Make sure your doctor and the person who gives you this medicine know if you have had an allergic reaction to any diagnostic agent. Some names of diagnostic agents are gallium citrate, technetium, thallous chloride, indium, Cardiolite®, Choletec®, Hepatolite®, Miraluma®, NeoTect®, Neurolite®, or Pulmolite®.

How to Use This Medicine:

Injectable

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: 12/12/2016

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