Ferric Hexacyanoferrate
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Ferric Hexacyanoferrate?

(FER ik hex a SYE an oh fer ate)

• This medicine is used to increase elimination of cesium or thallium from your body.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

To avoid exposing or re-exposing others:

• Use toilet instead of urinal.

• Flush toilet several times after using.

• Immediately clean up any spilled urine, feces, or blood. Avoid direct contact.

• Wash hands after using toliet.

• Wash exposed clothing, bedding, and bath towels separately.

• Avoid children's urine or feces.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Constipation. More liquids, regular exercise, or a fiber-containing diet may help. Talk with healthcare provider about a stool softener or laxative.

• Change in color of stool to blue.

• Change in color of...