Generic name: BARIUM SULFATE 500mg in 1mL
Dosage form: oral suspension
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 1, 2018.
Individual technique will determine the suspension quantity and barium sulfate content to be used. Undiluted Entrobar may be used for a “dedicated” small bowel follow-through examination or when performing the “biphasic” enteroclysis technique. Entrocel™ (methylcellulose solution) may be used for the second phase of the biphasic examination.
Dilute Entrobar to the desired density when performing single contrast enteroclysis.
|% BARIUM SULFATE (w/v)||ENTROBAR||WATER TO BE ADDED|
|50%||500 mL||Use undiluted|
|45%||500 mL||55 mL|
|40%||500 mL||125 mL|
|35%||500 mL||215 mL|
|30%||500 mL||355 mL|
The basic principles for intubation and infusion, as published in the medical literature, should be followed for a faster and more diagnostic examination.
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