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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 PRECAUTIONS],
- 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: 8/31/2015
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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