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Optiray Injection

PATIENT INFORMATION

Patients receiving iodinated intravascular contrast agents should be instructed to:

  1. Inform your physician if you are pregnant.
  2. Inform your physician if you are diabetic or if you have multiple myeloma, pheochromocytoma, homozygous sickle cell disease or known thyroid disorder. (See WARNINGS).
  3. Inform your physician if you are allergic to any drugs or food, or if you had any reactions to previous injections of dyes used for x-ray procedures. (See PRECAUTIONS, General).
  4. Inform your physician about any other medications you are currently taking including non-prescription drugs.

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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