Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals
- Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals
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Chemicals administered to patients in order to diagnose or study the pathology of medical conditions, diseases, or syndromes.
Drug Drug Description Gadodiamide A gadolinium-based contrast agent used for the visualization of lesions with vascularity during magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. Diatrizoate An injected contrast agent used in radiology. Gadoversetamide A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRI tests of the brain, spine, and liver. Perflutren A diagnostic medication to improve contrast during echocardiograms. Gadoteridol A medication used to improve the contrast of MRI scans for better visualization. Fluorescein A dye used in angiography or angioscopy of the iris and retina. Gadobenic acid A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRIs. Gadopentetic acid A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRIs. Ethiodized oil A contrast agent used in imaging procedures. Iophendylate Iophendylate is used as a contrast agent to locate spinal tumors. Iodixanol A contrast agent used during coronary angiography, particularly in patients with renal dysfunction. Iohexol A contrast agent for intrathecal administration used in myelography and contrast enhancement for computerized tomography. Metrizamide Metrizamide is used for lumbar, thoracic, cervical, and total columnar myelography to determine the presence of abnormalities in the spinal column, spinal canal, and central nervous system (CNS) as well... Iodipamide A contrast agent used in cholangiography and cholecystography. Motexafin gadolinium Investigated for use/treatment in brain cancer, cancer/tumors (unspecified), lung cancer, and lymphoma (non-hodgkin's). Mipomersen An oligonucleotide drug used for the treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia. Perflubron Investigated for use/treatment in cardiac surgery, hemorrhage, and ileus. Bevasiranib Investigated for use/treatment in macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Gadobutrol A contrast agent used during diagnostic procedures to visualize disrupted areas of blood brain barrier (BBB) and/or abnormal vascularity of the central nervous system. Iobenguane A radiopharmaceutical agent used for the diagnosis of primary and metastatic pheochromocytoma or neuroblastoma. Gadofosveset trisodium An intravenous contrast agent used during magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) to evaluate aortoiliac occlusive disease (AIOD) in adults with peripheral vascular disease. Fomivirsen Indicated for the local treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), when other therapy has been ineffective or is considered unsuitable [FDA Label, L1428]. Mangafodipir An organ-specific paramagnetic contrast agent indicated for the imaging of the hepatobiliary system and detecting lesions in the liver and pancreas. Gadoxetic acid A gadolinium-based contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to help characterize lesions in the liver. Iotroxic acid Iotroxic acid is a contrast medium molecule. Iopanoic acid Iopanoic acid contains iodine and is useful as a contrast medium in cholecystography. Iopamidol A diagnostic imaging agent used for angiography throughout the cardiovascular system. Iodamide Iodamide is a contrast medium molecule that is no longer marketed in the United States. Gadoteric acid A diagnostic contrast agent used with magnetic resonance imaging to provide contrast enhancement for intracranial and spinal lesions with abnormal blood brain barrier or abnormal vascularity, and for whole body imaging. Iothalamic acid A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, arthrography, and computed tomographic scans. Ioversol A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, urography, and computed tomographic scans. Ioxilan A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, urography, and computed tomographic scans. Technetium Tc-99m mebrofenin A diagnostic radiopharmaceutical agent used during hepatobiliary imaging tests. Technetium Tc-99m medronate A diagnostic radiopharmaceutical agent used as a bone imaging agent to delineate areas of altered osteogenesis. Iopromide An X-ray contrast agent used during various types of imaging tests such as angiography and contrast computed tomography (CT) imaging tests. Technetium Tc-99m sestamibi A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used in nuclear medicine imaging tests to detect coronary artery disease and evaluate myocardial function. Technetium Tc-99m exametazime A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used as an adjunct for scintigraphy in the detection of altered regional cerebral perfusion in stroke. Technetium Tc-99m disofenin A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used for hepatobiliary scans. Technetium Tc-99m pyrophosphate A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used for diagnostic imaging scans for the bones, heart, and gastrointestinal tract. Ioxaglic acid A tri-iodinated benzoate contrast agent used in various radiological procedures including angiography, phlebography, urography, computed tomography (CT), and hysterosalpingography. Technetium Tc-99m pertechnetate A radiocontrast agent used for the identification of various organs, including but not limited to the brain, thyroid, placenta, and bladder. Iopodic acid An iodine containing cholecystography agent. Metrizoic acid For use as a contrast medium . Acetrizoic acid Acetrizoic acid indication was to be used as a contrast agent for X-ray. Some information indicates its nephrotropic property as one of the characteristics for the utilization of acetrizoic acid.... Propyliodone Radiopaque medium usually in oil; used in bronchography. Technetium Tc-99m sulfur colloid A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used for the localization of lymph nodes, evaluation of peritoneovenous (LeVeen) shunt patency, imaging areas of functioning reticuloendothelial cells, and gastrointestinal imaging. Iofetamine I-123 Not Annotated Iotrolan Nonionic, isotonic contrast medium designed for intrathecal use. Fludeoxyglucose (18F) A radiopharmaceutical agent used for positron emission tomography (PET) imaging in oncology, cardiology, and neurology. Ferumoxides Not Annotated Barium sulfate A contrast agent used for CT scans of the gastrointestinal tract. Perflenapent Dodecafluoropentane is an ingredient in the EMA-withdrawn product EchoGen. Iomeprol Iomeprol has been investigated for the diagnostic of Coronary Artery Disease. Gadolinium Gadolinium is under investigation in Hypertension, ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY, and Chronic Kidney Disease. Gadolinium has been investigated for the basic science of CAD, Multiple Sclerosis, and Coronary Artery Disease. Iobitridol Iobitridol has been used in trials studying the diagnostic of Diagnostic Imaging, Coronary Artery Disease, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, and Coronary Atherosclerosis. Pentetreotide Pentetreotide has been used in trials studying the diagnostic of cushing syndrome. Perflubutane Perflubutane has been used in trials studying the diagnostic of Liver Mass, Liver Diseases, Liver Metastasis, Portal Hypertension, and Peripheral Artery Disease. It is a cardiovascular drug designed to enable... Iobenzamic acid Not Annotated Ioxitalamic acid A contrast agent used for CT scans of the abdomen and pelvis. Iodoxamic acid Radiopaque medium used in the diagnosis of gall bladder & bile duct diseases, usually as meglumine salt. Diodone Not Annotated Ioglycamic acid Not Annotated Iopentol Iopentol is used as a contrast medium. Patisiran A transthyretin-directed small interfering RNA used to treat polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis. Iodohippuric acid Iodohippuric acid is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02599844 (Impact of Pediatric Acute Renal Injury in Severe Sepsis in Young Adults). Ioflupane I-123 A radiopharmaceutical used in single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) brain imaging to help diagnose patients with suspected Parkinsonian syndromes. Flutemetamol (18F) A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used during Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of the brain to estimate β-amyloid neuritic plaque density in adult patients to diagnose the causes of cognitive impairment. Technetium Tc-99m tetrofosmin Technetium-99m tetrofosmin is indicated for the diagnosis of heart abnormalities by exercise myocardial scintigraphy. The exercise myocardial scintigraphy is an established method for the diagnosis of the severity of coronary... Oblimersen Not Annotated Inotersen An antisense oligonucleotide used to treat polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis. Inclisiran Inclisiran is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03705234 (A Randomized Trial Assessing the Effects of Inclisiran on Clinical Outcomes Among People With Cardiovascular Disease). Bevacizumab zirconium Zr-89 Bevacizumab zirconium Zr-89 is under investigation in clinical trial NCT01338090 (89Zr-bevacizumab PET Imaging in Patients With Neuroendocrine Tumors). Flortaucipir Flortaucipir is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03507257 (Longitudinal Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease Study Protocol). Flutemetamol Flutemetamol is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02353949 (Investigating the Clinical Consequences of Flutemetamol-PET-scanning). Fluoroazomycin arabinoside F-18 Fluoroazomycin arabinoside F-18 is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03257150 (A Study of the Use of Irreversible Electroporation in Pancreatic Ductal Cancer). Iocarmic acid Not Annotated Flortaucipir F-18 A small lipophilic tracer containing [18F]fluoride capable of crossing the blood-brain barrier and binding to aggregated tau protein; used in PET imaging for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.
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