Choletec Side Effects
Generic name: mebrofenin
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 2, 2020.
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
Side effects requiring immediate medical attention
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:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to mebrofenin: intravenous powder for injection
Rare (less than 0.1%): Nausea[Ref]
Rare (less than 0.1%): Chills
Frequency not reported: Death[Ref]
More about Choletec (mebrofenin)
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- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
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- Drug class: radiologic conjugating agents
Related treatment guides
1. "Product Information. Choletec (mebrofenin)." Bracco Diagnostics Inc, Princeton, NJ.
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.