CYSTOGRAFIN Rx

Select the drug indication to add to your list

CYSTOGRAFIN

Imaging agents
Only 4 drugs may be compared at once

Generic Name and Formulations:

Diatrizoate meglumine 300mg/mL; soln for inj; contains organically bound iodine 141mg/mL.

Select therapeutic use:

Indications for CYSTOGRAFIN:

Retrograde cystourethrography.

Adult:

Take laxative night before exam; low residue diet day before. Individualize. Fill bladder with 25–300mL depending on age of patient and degree of bladder irritability; >300mL may be used if bladder capacity allows.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Severe sensitivity reactions may occur; have emergency equipment available. Bronchial asthma. Significant allergies. Active UTI. Pregnancy (Cat.C).

Interactions:

May interfere with urine specimens.

See Also:

CYSTOGRAFIN DILUTE

Pharmacological Class:

Radiopaque contrast agent.

Adverse Reactions:

Hypersensitivity reactions, hypothyroidism.

How Supplied:

Bottles (100mL, 300mL)—1; Dilute (300mL)—10