Iothalamate Meglumine
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Iothalamate Meglumine?

(eye oh thal A mate MEG loo meen)

• This medicine is used before an X-ray or similar test.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have sickle cell disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have thyroid disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• 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?

• Headache.

• Nausea or vomiting.

• Irritation where the shot is given.

• Severe allergic reactions can rarely occur.

Reasons to call healthcare provider immediately

• If you suspect an...

 
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