Xenetix

Xenetix

Manufacturer:

Guerbet

Distributor:

Pacific Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 300 mg Iobitridol 65.81 g/100 mL (iodine 30 g/100 mL). Per 350 mg Iobitridol 76.78 g/100 mL (iodine 35 g/100 mL)
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
300-mgI/mL IV urography Fast inj: 1.2 mL/kg (50-100 mL); slow inj: 1.6 mL/kg (100 mL). CT scan Brain: 1.4 mL/kg (20-100 mL); whole body: 1.9 mL/kg (20-150 mL). IV digital subtraction angiography 1.7 mL/kg (40-270 mL). Arteriography Brain:1.8 mL/kg (42-210 mL); lower limbs: 2.8 mL/kg (85-300 mL). Angiocardiography 1.1 mL/kg (70-125 mL). 350-mgI/mL IV urography 1 mL/kg (50-100 mL). CT scan Brain: 1 mL/kg (40-100 mL); whole body: 1.8 mL/kg (90-180 mL). IV digital subtraction angiography 2.1 mL/kg (95-250 mL). Arteriography Peripheral: 2.2 mL/kg (105-205 mL); lower limbs: 1.8 mL/kg (80-190 mL); abdominal 3.6 mL/kg (155-330 mL). Angiocardiography Adult 1.9 mL/kg (65-270 mL). Childn 4.6 mL/kg (10-130 mL).
Contraindications
Myelography.
Special Precautions
History of allergy eg, hives, asthma, hay fever, eczema, various food & drug allergies. Dehydration. Severe liver or kidney failure. Maintain abundant urine output in patients w/ kidney failure, DM, myeloma or hyperuricemia & atheromatous patients. Concomitant w/ β-blockers. Pregnancy & lactation. Infants & young childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Cutaneous, resp, neurosensory, GI & CV isolated disorders. Shock &/or circulatory arrest. Hot feeling.
Drug Interactions
Diuretics, metformin, β-adrenergic blocking agents.
ATC Classification
V08AB11 - iobitridol ; Belongs to the class of watersoluble, nephrotropic, low osmolar preparations used as X-ray contrast media.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Xenetix inj iobitridol 300 mg iodine/mL
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's;50 mL x 1's
Form
Xenetix inj iobitridol 350 mg iodine/mL
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's;50 mL x 1's
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