"Having close biological relatives with heart disease can increase your risk of developing this disease. Family health history offers important information to help you and your family members understand health risks and prevent disease.
Do not administer OPTISON to patients with known or suspected:
- Right-to-left, bi-directional, or transient right-to-left cardiac shunts,
- Hypersensitivity to perflutren, blood, blood products or albumin (see WARNINGS).
Do not administer OPTISON by intra-arterial injection.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/6/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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