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Choletec Side Effects

Generic Name: mebrofenin

Note: This document contains side effect information about mebrofenin. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Choletec.

For the Consumer

Applies to mebrofenin: intravenous kit

Along with its needed effects, mebrofenin (the active ingredient contained in Choletec) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking mebrofenin:

Rare

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to mebrofenin: intravenous powder for injection

Dermatologic

Rare (less than 0.1%): Urticaria, rash[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Rare (less than 0.1%): Nausea[Ref]

Other

Rare (less than 0.1%): Chills
Frequency not reported: Death[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Choletec (mebrofenin)." Bracco Diagnostics Inc, Princeton, NJ.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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