Optiray Solution For Injection 339-160Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Optiray: Solution for injection (339-160mg)

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What is this Medicine?

IOVERSOL is a contrast agent. It is used during a CT scan or x-ray to diagnose many different medical conditions. This medicine can be used to see the blood vessels around your heart, brain, kidney, or other structures in your body. It can also be used to help diagnose blood clots.

In-Depth Information

Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 000191325
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Angiography, Urography, Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA), Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection

Fever Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection(Ioversol)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Non-Ionic Contrast Media(Ioversol)
Although Radiopaque Contrast Agents and Caffeine can interact, Radiopaque Contrast Agents are only used in a hospital or clinic during various imaging procedures. Sometimes, Radiopaque Contrast Agents (examples iohexol or Omnipaque or Iopamidol or Isovue) are injected into your spinal fluid through your back (called intrathecally). If you have a high intake of caffeinated beverages (like coffee, colas, or teas) and you receive Radiopaque Contrast Agents through your back, the risk of seizures could be increased. Discuss your caffeine intake with your health care provider prior to any procedures or exams.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Optiray-160 339mg/ml-160mg/ml Solution for Injection(Ioversol)
Alcohol and Non-Ionic Contrast Media(Ioversol)
Although Radiopaque Contrast Agents and Ethanol (alcoholic beverages) can interact, Radiopaque Contrast Agents (examples Iohexol or Omnipaque and Iopamidol or Isovue) are only used in a hospital or clinic during various imaging procedures. Sometimes, Contrast Agents are injected into your spinal fluid through your back (called intrathecally). If you drink alcoholic beverages on a regular basis, you could be at increased risk for seizures if a Contrast Agent is given through your back. If you frequently drink alcoholic beverages, discuss the use of Contrast Agents with your health care provider before any exams or procedures.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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