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PATIENT INFORMATION

Patients receiving activated DEFINITY® should be instructed to inform their healthcare provider if they:

  1. have a congenital heart defect, or recent worsening of heart or lung conditions [see CONTRAINDICATIONS and WARNINGS AND PRECAUTION],
  2. have had prior reactions to DEFINITY® [see CONTRAINDICATIONS],
  3. 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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