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Do not administer DEFINITY® to patients with known or suspected:
- Right-to-left, bi-directional, or transient right-to-left cardiac shunts,
- Hypersensitivity to perflutren [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Do not administer DEFINITY® by intra-arterial injection.
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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