Meglumine Iotroxate

Meglumine Iotroxate- Indications, Dosage, Contraindications, ADRs

Category of DrugMeglumine Iotroxate is a Diagnostic Agent-Radiocontrast Media
Mechanism of Action 
IndicationsMeglumine Iotroxate is a Diagnostic Agent-Radiocontrast Media which is used for
1. Examination of the gallbladder and biliary tract
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage forms 
ContraindicationsHypersensitivity to iodine-containing compounds. 
Precautions1. History of allergy
2. Atopy or asthma
3. Severe hepatic impairment
4. Renal impairment
5. Dehydration-correct fluid and electrolyte balance before administration
6. Multiple myeloma 
Adverse Effects1. Nausea
2. Vomiting
3. Metallic taste
4. Flushing
5. Sensations of heat
5. Weakness
6. Dizziness
7. Headache
8. Cough
9. Rhinitis
10. Sweating
11. Sneezing 
Pregnancy Category D

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