Medicine Overview of Urografin Infusion
Uses of Urografin Infusion
Urografin 76% Infusion is used in the treatment of diseases of bone, disease of muscle and disease of organs.
Side effects of Urografin Infusion
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Decreased blood pressure.
How to use Urografin Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Urografin Infusion works
Diatrizoate meglumine belongs to group of drugs called Iodinated radiopaque contrast medium. It works by coating the stomach, esophagus or duodenum (part of small intestine) but not absorbed by the body so that these organs can be easily visualized in X-ray or CT-scan examinations..
In Depth Information on Urografin Infusion
Expert advice for Urografin Infusion
• Do not use diatrizoate meglumine with metformin and propranolol as it may cause serious side effects. • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe reactions, seizures, trouble in breathing, or tightness in the chest. • Tell your doctor if you have severe heart disease, swelling in the neck caused by enlargement of thyroid gland. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Patients who are allergic to diatrizoate meglumine or iodine should avoid it. • Patients with overactive thyroid gland should not be administered diatrizoate meglumine.
Special precautions for Urografin 76% Infusion
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Urografin 76% Infusion is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Urografin 76% Infusion is safe to use during lactation. Hum+more
an studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
It is not known whether Urografin 76% Infusion alters the ab+more
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Urograf+more
in 76% Infusion in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Not applicable. Diatrizoic Acid is given before imaging test, so it is important to take it at the time as advised by the doctor. If you miss the dose, your test results can be inaccurate.