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TechneScan MAG3 Dosage

Generic name: BETIATIDE 1mg
Dosage form: injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution
Drug class: Radiologic conjugating agents

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Dec 13, 2022.

The suggested dose range employed in the average adult patient (70 kg) for renal function and imaging studies is 185 MBq (5 mCi) to 370 MBq (10 mCi). In pediatric patients the recommended dose range is 2.6 MBq/kg (70 μCi/kg) to 5.2 MBq/kg (140 μCi/kg) with a minimum dose of 37 MBq (1 mCi).

The patient dose should be measured by a suitable radioactivity calibration system immediately prior to administration.

Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration.

Aseptic procedures and a shielded syringe should be employed in withdrawing doses for administration to patients. The user should wear waterproof gloves during the administration procedure.

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