Ic-Green Side Effects Center

Last updated on RxList: 3/29/2022
Ic-Green Side Effects Center

What Is Ic-Green?

IC-Green (indocyanine green for injection) is a diagnostic agent used for determining cardiac output, hepatic function and liver blood flow, and for ophthalmic angiography. IC-Green is available in generic form.

What Are Side Effects of Ic-Green?

Common side effects of IC-Green include:

  • allergic reactions,
  • sweating,
  • headache, or
  • itching

Dosage for Ic-Green

The usual doses of IC-Green are adults 5.0 mg, children 2.5 mg, and infants 1.25 mg.

What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with Ic-Green?

IC-Green may interact with heparin preparations containing sodium bisulfate. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.

Ic-Green During Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

During pregnancy, IC-Green should be used only if prescribed. It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Additional Information

Our IC-Green (indocyanine green for injection) 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.


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Ic-Green Professional Information


Anaphylactic or urticarial reactions have been reported in patients with or without history of allergy to iodides. If such reactions occur, treatment with the appropriate agents, e.g., epinephrine, antihistamines, and corticosteroids should be administered.

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