Imaging agents:

Indications for CYSTOGRAFIN:

Retrograde cystourethrography.


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.


Not recommended.


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

See Also:

Pharmacologic Class:

Radiopaque contrast agent.


May interfere with urine specimens.

Adverse Reactions:

Hypersensitivity reactions, hypothyroidism.

How Supplied:

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