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Technetium (99mTc) Mertiatide



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Diagnostic agent, kidney function

Radiodiagnostic agent

Chemical Name

Disodium [N-[N-[N-(mercaptoacetyl)glycyl]glycyl]glycinato(5-)-N,N',N'',S]oxo[⁹⁹mTc]technetate(V)

Foreign Name

  • (⁹⁹mTc)Technetium-Mertiatid (German)

Generic Names

  • Technetium (99mTc) Mertiatide (OS: BAN)
  • Technetium Tc 99m Mertiatide (OS: USAN)
  • Tc 99m Mercaptoacetyltriglycine (IS)
  • Tc-Mag₃ (IS: Mallinckrodt)
  • Technetii (⁹⁹mTC) mertiatidi solutio iniectabilis (PH: Ph. Eur. 3)

Brand Names


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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