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Pentetate calcium trisodium (Ca-DTPA): Solution for injection (200mg)

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What is this Medicine?

PENTETATE CALCIUM TRISODIUM (PEN-te-tate KAL-see-um trye-SOE-dee-um) injection (Ca-DTPA) is used to remove certain harmful substances from the body after a radiation exposure. It will speed up the removal of plutonium, americium, and curium from the body, but it may not prevent all the problems associated with radiation exposure.

In-Depth Information

Calcium Pentetate Solution for Injection

NDC: 529190001
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Radiation Exposure

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Calcium Pentetate Solution for Injection
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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