"How long a young adult is obese may affect that person's heart disease risk in middle age, according to new research. The finding suggests that not only preventing but also delaying the onset of obesity can help reduce heart disease later in life"...
Patients receiving activated DEFINITY® should be instructed to inform their healthcare provider if they:
- have a congenital heart defect, or recent worsening of heart or lung conditions [see CONTRAINDICATIONS and WARNINGS AND PRECAUTION],
- have had prior reactions to DEFINITY® [see CONTRAINDICATIONS],
- may be pregnant, are trying to become pregnant, or are nursing [see Use In Specific Populations].
Last reviewed on RxList: 11/4/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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