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Glofil-125

Last reviewed on RxList: 5/28/2020
Glofil-125 Side Effects Center

Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP

What Is Glofil-125?

Glofil-125 (sodium iothalamate i-125 injection, solution) is an ionic radiopaque contrast agent indicated for evaluation of glomerular filtration in the diagnosis or monitoring of patients with renal disease.

What Are Side Effects of Glofil-125?

Side effects of Glofil-125 include:

  • There are no reported side effects of Glofil-125.

Tell your doctor if you experience any side effects after receiving Glofil-125.

Dosage for Glofil-125

The suggested dose range employed of Glofil-125in the average patient (70 kg) is as follows: Continuous intravenous infusion: 20 to 100 µCi (0.74-3.7 megabecquerels). Single intravenous injection: 10 to 30 µCi (0.37-1.11 megabecquerels).

Glofil-125 In Children

Safety and effectiveness of Glofil-125 in the pediatric population has not been established.

What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with Glofil-125?

Glofil-125 may interact with other medicines.

Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.

Glofil-125 During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant before using Glofil-125; it is unknown if it would harm a fetus. Radioiodine is excreted in human milk during lactation. It is unknown if Glofil-125 passes into breast milk. Formula feedings should be substituted for breastfeeding.

Additional Information

Our Glofil-125 (sodium iothalamate i-125 injection, solution) Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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SIDE EFFECTS

None Reported

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Glofil-125 (Sodium Iothalamate i-125 Injection Solution)

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