"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today that injectable drugs used in total parenteral nutrition (TPN) in critical shortage will be imported into the United States and available to patients this week.
TPN is an intravenous"...
The adverse effects of overdosage are life-threatening and affect mainly the pulmonary and cardiovascular system. Treatment of an overdosage is directed toward the support of all vital functions and prompt institution of symptomatic therapy.
Ioversol does not bind to plasma or serum protein and is, therefore, dialyzable.
The intravenous LD50 values (gI/kg) for ioversol in animals were: 17 (mice), and 15 (rats).
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008
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