Gadoversetamide Diagnostic

|Gadoversetamide Diagnostic

Drugs search, click the first letter of a drug name:

| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 8 | 9  Home


This information applies to the following medicines:
1. Gadodiamide (gad-oh-DYE-a-mide)
2. Gadopentetate (gad-o-PEN-te-tate)
3. Gadoteridol (gad-oh-TER-i-dol)
4. Gadoversetamide (gad-oh-ver-SET-a-mide)
† Not commercially available in Canada


  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, brain disorders—Gadodiamide; Gadopentetate; Gadoteridol; Gadoversetamide
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, breast disease—Gadopentetate
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, cardiac disease—Gadopentetate
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, liver disorders—Gadopentetate; Gadoversetamide
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, musculoskeletal disease—Gadopentetate
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, spine disorders—Gadodiamide; Gadopentetate; Gadoteridol; Gadoversetamide
  • Diagnostic aid, paramagnetic, uterus disorders—Gadopentetate


MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) contrast agents (also called paramagnetic agents) are used to help provide a clear picture during MRI. MRI is a special kind of diagnostic procedure. It uses magnets and computers to create images or ``pictures"" of certain areas inside the body. Unlike x-rays, it does not involve ionizing radiation.

MRI contrast agents are given by injection before or during MRI to help diagnose problems or diseases of the brain or the spine. In addition, gadopentetate is used to help diagnose problems in other parts of the body, such as the bones and joints, breast, liver, soft tissues, and uterus. Gadoversetamide is also used to help diagnose problems in the liver.

MRI contrast agents may also be used to diagnose other conditions as determined by your doctor.

MRI contrast agents are injected into a vein. The doses of these agents will be different for different patients depending on the weight of the person.

These agents are to be used only by or under the supervision of a doctor.

Before Having This Test

In deciding to use a diagnostic test, any risks of the test must be weighed against the good it will do. This is a decision you and your doctor will make. Also, test results may be affected by other things. For MRI contrast agents, the following should be considered:

Allergies—Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to contrast agents such as gadodiamide, gadopentetate, gadoteridol, or gadoversetamide. Also, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any other substances, such as foods, preservatives, or dyes.

Pregnancy—Studies have not been done in pregnant women. However, in animal studies, MRI contrast agents caused a delay in development of the animal fetus, increased the risk of losing the fetus, and caused birth defects and other side effects in the offspring when these agents were given to the mother in doses many times the human dose. Also, it is not known yet what effect the magnetic field used in MRI might have on the development of the fetus. Be sure you have discussed this with your doctor.

Breast-feeding—It is not known what amount of MRI contrast agents passes into the breast milk. However, your doctor may want you to stop breast-feeding for some time after you receive an MRI contrast agent. Be sure you have discussed this with your doctor.

Children—Although there is no specific information comparing use of MRI contrast agents in children with use in other age groups, these agents are not expected to cause different side effects or problems in children than they do in adults.

Older adults—These contrast agents have been tested and have not been shown to cause different side effects or problems in older people than they do in younger adults.

Other medical problems—The presence of other medical problems may affect the use of MRI contrast agents. Make sure you tell your doctor if you have any other medical problems, especially:

  • Allergies or asthma (history of)—If you have a history of allergies or asthma, you may be at greater risk of having an allergic reaction to the contrast agent
  • Anemia or
  • Low blood pressure—MRI contrast agents may make these conditions worse
  • Epilepsy—There may be an increased chance of seizures
  • Heart disease—There may be an increased chance of developing an irregular heart beat
  • Kidney disease (severe)—Kidney disease can cause the MRI agent to stay in the body longer than usual, which may increase the chance of side effects
  • Sickle cell disease—There may be a greater risk of blockage of the blood vessels in patients with this condition

Preparation for This Test

Your doctor may have special instructions for you to get ready for your test, depending on the type of test you are having. If you do not understand the instructions you receive or if you have not received any instructions, check with your doctor ahead of time.

Side Effects of This Medicine

Along with their needed effects, MRI contrast agents may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Less common or rare

Black, tarry stools; chest pain; confusion; convulsions (seizures); cough; decreased, increased, or painful urination; dizziness; drowsiness; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; hot, painful, swollen skin; itching, watery eyes; skin rash or hives; spitting or coughing up blood; swelling of face; thickening of tongue; throat spasm; unusual bleeding or bruising; unusual tiredness or weakness (severe); wheezing, tightness in chest, or troubled breathing

Other side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away as your body adjusts to this agent. However, check with your doctor if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome:

More common

Changes in taste; coldness at the place of injection; headache; nausea

unusual warmth and flushing of skin

Less common or rare

Abdominal pain or discomfort; agitation; anxiety; back pain; burning, tingling, or prickly sensation; change in appetite; change in sense of hearing or smell; diarrhea or constipation; dryness of mouth; fever; increased muscle tone; increased salivation; gas, bloating, flatulence; increased watering of mouth; joint pain; muscle pain or spasm; nosebleeds; pain and/or burning sensation at place of injection; pale skin; redness, pain, or swelling of eye; ringing or buzzing in ears; seeing, hearing, or smelling things that are not there; sore throat; stomach pain or upset; stuffy, runny nose or sneezing; swelling of face, hands, lower legs, or feet; thirst; tremor; twisting or other unusual body movements; vision disturbances; vomiting; weakness or tiredness

Not all of the side effects listed above have been reported for each of these agents, but they have been reported for at least one of them. There are some similarities among these agents, so many of the above side effects may occur with any of them.

Other side effects not listed above may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your doctor.

Revised: 03/20/2000

The information contained in the Thomson Healthcare (Micromedex) products as delivered by is intended as an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatment. It is not a substitute for a medical exam, nor does it replace the need for services provided by medical professionals. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before taking any prescription or over the counter drugs (including any herbal medicines or supplements) or following any treatment or regimen. Only your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist can provide you with advice on what is safe and effective for you.

The use of the Thomson Healthcare products is at your sole risk. These products are provided "AS IS" and "as available" for use, without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. Thomson Healthcare and make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of any of the information contained in the products. Additionally, THOMSON HEALTHCARE MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE OPINIONS OR OTHER SERVICE OR DATA YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR USE AS A RESULT OF USE OF THE THOMSON HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS. ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED. Thomson Healthcare does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Thomson Healthcare products.

Where can I get more information about Gadoversetamide Diagnostic ? We recommend to use

Typical mistypes for Gadoversetamide Diagnostic
fadoversetamide diagnostic, vadoversetamide diagnostic, badoversetamide diagnostic, hadoversetamide diagnostic, yadoversetamide diagnostic, tadoversetamide diagnostic, gzdoversetamide diagnostic, gsdoversetamide diagnostic, gwdoversetamide diagnostic, gqdoversetamide diagnostic, gasoversetamide diagnostic, gaxoversetamide diagnostic, gacoversetamide diagnostic, gafoversetamide diagnostic, garoversetamide diagnostic, gaeoversetamide diagnostic, gadiversetamide diagnostic, gadkversetamide diagnostic, gadlversetamide diagnostic, gadpversetamide diagnostic, gad0versetamide diagnostic, gad9versetamide diagnostic, gadocersetamide diagnostic, gadobersetamide diagnostic, gadogersetamide diagnostic, gadofersetamide diagnostic, gadovwrsetamide diagnostic, gadovsrsetamide diagnostic, gadovdrsetamide diagnostic, gadovrrsetamide diagnostic, gadov4rsetamide diagnostic, gadov3rsetamide diagnostic, gadoveesetamide diagnostic, gadovedsetamide diagnostic, gadovefsetamide diagnostic, gadovetsetamide diagnostic, gadove5setamide diagnostic, gadove4setamide diagnostic, gadoveraetamide diagnostic, gadoverzetamide diagnostic, gadoverxetamide diagnostic, gadoverdetamide diagnostic, gadovereetamide diagnostic, gadoverwetamide diagnostic, gadoverswtamide diagnostic, gadoversstamide diagnostic, gadoversdtamide diagnostic, gadoversrtamide diagnostic, gadovers4tamide diagnostic, gadovers3tamide diagnostic, gadoverseramide diagnostic, gadoversefamide diagnostic, gadoversegamide diagnostic, gadoverseyamide diagnostic, gadoverse6amide diagnostic, gadoverse5amide diagnostic, gadoversetzmide diagnostic, gadoversetsmide diagnostic, gadoversetwmide diagnostic, gadoversetqmide diagnostic, gadoversetanide diagnostic, gadoversetakide diagnostic, gadoversetajide diagnostic, gadoversetamude diagnostic, gadoversetamjde diagnostic, gadoversetamkde diagnostic, gadoversetamode diagnostic, gadoversetam9de diagnostic, gadoversetam8de diagnostic, gadoversetamise diagnostic, gadoversetamixe diagnostic, gadoversetamice diagnostic, gadoversetamife diagnostic, gadoversetamire diagnostic, gadoversetamiee diagnostic, gadoversetamidw diagnostic, gadoversetamids diagnostic, gadoversetamidd diagnostic, gadoversetamidr diagnostic, gadoversetamid4 diagnostic, gadoversetamid3 diagnostic, gadoversetamide siagnostic, gadoversetamide xiagnostic, gadoversetamide ciagnostic, gadoversetamide fiagnostic, gadoversetamide riagnostic, gadoversetamide eiagnostic, gadoversetamide duagnostic, gadoversetamide djagnostic, gadoversetamide dkagnostic, gadoversetamide doagnostic, gadoversetamide d9agnostic, gadoversetamide d8agnostic, gadoversetamide dizgnostic, gadoversetamide disgnostic, gadoversetamide diwgnostic, gadoversetamide diqgnostic, gadoversetamide diafnostic, gadoversetamide diavnostic, gadoversetamide diabnostic, gadoversetamide diahnostic, gadoversetamide diaynostic, gadoversetamide diatnostic, gadoversetamide diagbostic, gadoversetamide diagmostic, gadoversetamide diagjostic, gadoversetamide diaghostic, gadoversetamide diagnistic, gadoversetamide diagnkstic, gadoversetamide diagnlstic, gadoversetamide diagnpstic, gadoversetamide diagn0stic, gadoversetamide diagn9stic, gadoversetamide diagnoatic, gadoversetamide diagnoztic, gadoversetamide diagnoxtic, gadoversetamide diagnodtic, gadoversetamide diagnoetic, gadoversetamide diagnowtic, gadoversetamide diagnosric, gadoversetamide diagnosfic, gadoversetamide diagnosgic, gadoversetamide diagnosyic, gadoversetamide diagnos6ic, gadoversetamide diagnos5ic, gadoversetamide diagnostuc, gadoversetamide diagnostjc, gadoversetamide diagnostkc, gadoversetamide diagnostoc, gadoversetamide diagnost9c, gadoversetamide diagnost8c, gadoversetamide diagnostix, gadoversetamide diagnostiv, gadoversetamide diagnostif, gadoversetamide diagnostid, adoversetamide diagnostic, gdoversetamide diagnostic, gaoversetamide diagnostic, gadversetamide diagnostic, gadoersetamide diagnostic, gadovrsetamide diagnostic, gadovesetamide diagnostic, gadoveretamide diagnostic, gadoverstamide diagnostic, gadoverseamide diagnostic, gadoversetmide diagnostic, gadoversetaide diagnostic, gadoversetamde diagnostic, gadoversetamie diagnostic, gadoversetamid diagnostic, gadoversetamidediagnostic, gadoversetamide iagnostic, gadoversetamide dagnostic, gadoversetamide dignostic, gadoversetamide dianostic, gadoversetamide diagostic, gadoversetamide diagnstic, gadoversetamide diagnotic, gadoversetamide diagnosic, gadoversetamide diagnostc, gadoversetamide diagnosti, agdoversetamide diagnostic, gdaoversetamide diagnostic, gaodversetamide diagnostic, gadvoersetamide diagnostic, gadoevrsetamide diagnostic, gadovresetamide diagnostic, gadovesretamide diagnostic, gadoverestamide diagnostic, gadoversteamide diagnostic, gadoverseatmide diagnostic, gadoversetmaide diagnostic, gadoversetaimde diagnostic, gadoversetamdie diagnostic, gadoversetamied diagnostic, gadoversetamid ediagnostic, gadoversetamided iagnostic, gadoversetamide idagnostic, gadoversetamide daignostic, gadoversetamide diganostic, gadoversetamide diangostic, gadoversetamide diagonstic, gadoversetamide diagnsotic, gadoversetamide diagnotsic, gadoversetamide diagnositc, gadoversetamide diagnostci, ggadoversetamide diagnostic, gaadoversetamide diagnostic, gaddoversetamide diagnostic, gadooversetamide diagnostic, gadovversetamide diagnostic, gadoveersetamide diagnostic, gadoverrsetamide diagnostic, gadoverssetamide diagnostic, gadoverseetamide diagnostic, gadoversettamide diagnostic, gadoversetaamide diagnostic, gadoversetammide diagnostic, gadoversetamiide diagnostic, gadoversetamidde diagnostic, gadoversetamidee diagnostic, gadoversetamide diagnostic, gadoversetamide ddiagnostic, gadoversetamide diiagnostic, gadoversetamide diaagnostic, gadoversetamide diaggnostic, gadoversetamide diagnnostic, gadoversetamide diagnoostic, gadoversetamide diagnosstic, gadoversetamide diagnosttic, gadoversetamide diagnostiic, gadoversetamide diagnosticc, etc.

© Copyright by 2001-2019. All rights reserved