How it should be taken
It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.
Dosage & When it is to be taken
IV- The recommended initial dose is 6 to 10 mg/kg and an infusion dose of 10 to 24 mg/min.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications)
Why it is prescribed (Indications)
This medication is a diagnostic agent, prescribed for measuring renal function.
Category C :
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Warnings and Precautions
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Store it at controlled room temperature (15-30°C).