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Instruct patients to inform their healthcare provider if they:
- are pregnant or breast feeding, or
- have had prior reactions to Vizamyl or any component, including polysorbate 80, or
- have reduced renal or hepatic function
Instruct patients to increase their level of hydration before and after receiving Vizamyl (Flutemetamol F 18 Injection) and to void frequently for the first 24 hours following Vizamyl administration.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/20/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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