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Iodixanol

In the US, Iodixanol (iodixanol systemic) is a member of the drug class non-ionic iodinated contrast media and is used to treat Aortography, Cerebral Arteriography, Computed Tomography, Coronary Arteriography, Intra-arterial Digital Subtraction Angiography, Peripheral Arteriography, Renal Arteriography, Urography and Venography.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

V08AB09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0092339-11-2

Chemical Formula

C35-H44-I6-N6-O15

Molecular Weight

1550

Therapeutic Category

Iodinated x-ray contrast media

Chemical Name

1,3-Benzenedicarboxamide, 5,5'-[(2-hydroxy-1,3-propanediyl)bis(acetylimino)]bis[N,N'-bis(2,3-dihydroxypropyl)-2,4,6-triiodo-

Foreign Names

  • Iodixanolum (Latin)
  • Iodixanol (German)
  • Iodixanol (French)
  • Iodixanol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Iodixanol (OS: USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • 2-5410-3A (IS: Nycomed)
  • Iodixanol (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Iodixanolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Visipaque
    Amersham, Latvia; Amersham Health, Spain; Daiichi Sankyo, Japan; GE Healtcare, New Zealand; GE Healthcare, Austria; GE Healthcare, Bosnia & Herzegowina; GE Healthcare, Belgium; GE Healthcare, Bulgaria; GE Healthcare, Switzerland; GE Healthcare, Germany; GE Healthcare, Estonia; GE Healthcare, Finland; GE Healthcare, France; GE Healthcare, Greece; GE Healthcare, Croatia (Hrvatska); GE Healthcare, Hungary; GE Healthcare, Israel; GE Healthcare, Iceland; GE Healthcare, Lithuania; GE Healthcare, Malta; GE Healthcare, Netherlands; GE Healthcare, Poland; GE Healthcare, Romania; GE Healthcare, Serbia; GE Healthcare, Sweden; GE Healthcare, Slovenia; GE Healthcare, Tunisia; General Electric, Chile; HLB Pharma, Argentina; Nycomed, Oman; Opakim, Turkey
  • Visipaque (Iodixanol and Trometamol)
    GE Healthcare, Norway

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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