What is Visipaque?

Iodixanol is a contrast agent, sold under the trade name Visipaque. Visipaque is commonly used as a contrast agent during coronary angiography. It is the only iso-osmolar contrast agent, with an osmolality of 290 mOsm/kg H2O, the same as blood. It is sold in 2 main concentrations 270 mgI/ml and 320 mgI/ml - hence the name Visipaque 270 or 320. It is sold in single dose units and a large 500ml plastic bottle for multi-dose dispensing

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Are there any contraindications for filling bladder with Visipague via a catheter?
Patient with bladder cancer, has two hip prosthesis which cause...

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* As per my surgical experience, VIsipague is FDA approved agent for contrast evaluation of the urinary system.

* The preparation comes in a...

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dear doctor i have some questions about sarcoidosis usually lungs are involved but in some patients kidneys are involved too.


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Thanks for posting the query on HCM.

After going through the query, I would like to comment the following:

1. In a case of Pulmonary...

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