- Contrast Media
- Accession Number
Substances used to allow enhanced visualization of tissues.
- ATC Classification
Drug Drug Description Gadodiamide A gadolinium-based contrast agent used for the visualization of lesions with vascularity during magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. Diatrizoate An injected contrast agent used in radiology. Gadoversetamide A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRI tests of the brain, spine, and liver. Gadoteridol A medication used to improve the contrast of MRI scans for better visualization. Gadobenic acid A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRIs. Iodixanol A contrast agent used during coronary angiography, particularly in patients with renal dysfunction. Iohexol A contrast agent for intrathecal administration used in myelography and contrast enhancement for computerized tomography. Metrizamide Metrizamide is used for lumbar, thoracic, cervical, and total columnar myelography to determine the presence of abnormalities in the spinal column, spinal canal, and central nervous system (CNS) as well... Iodipamide A contrast agent used in cholangiography and cholecystography. Gadobutrol A contrast agent used during diagnostic procedures to visualize disrupted areas of blood brain barrier (BBB) and/or abnormal vascularity of the central nervous system. Gadofosveset trisodium An intravenous contrast agent used during magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) to evaluate aortoiliac occlusive disease (AIOD) in adults with peripheral vascular disease. Mangafodipir An organ-specific paramagnetic contrast agent indicated for the imaging of the hepatobiliary system and detecting lesions in the liver and pancreas. Gadoxetic acid A gadolinium-based contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to help characterize lesions in the liver. Iopanoic acid Iopanoic acid contains iodine and is useful as a contrast medium in cholecystography. Iopamidol A diagnostic imaging agent used for angiography throughout the cardiovascular system. Iodamide Iodamide is a contrast medium molecule that is no longer marketed in the United States. Gadoteric acid A diagnostic contrast agent used with magnetic resonance imaging to provide contrast enhancement for intracranial and spinal lesions with abnormal blood brain barrier or abnormal vascularity, and for whole body imaging. Iothalamic acid A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, arthrography, and computed tomographic scans. Ioversol A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, urography, and computed tomographic scans. Ioxilan A diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, urography, and computed tomographic scans. Iopromide An X-ray contrast agent used during various types of imaging tests such as angiography and contrast computed tomography (CT) imaging tests. Ioxaglic acid A tri-iodinated benzoate contrast agent used in various radiological procedures including angiography, phlebography, urography, computed tomography (CT), and hysterosalpingography. Iopodic acid An iodine containing cholecystography agent. Tyropanoic acid For use in cholecystography (X-ray diagnosis/imaging of gallstones). Metrizoic acid For use as a contrast medium . Acetrizoic acid Acetrizoic acid indication was to be used as a contrast agent for X-ray. Some information indicates its nephrotropic property as one of the characteristics for the utilization of acetrizoic acid.... Propyliodone Radiopaque medium usually in oil; used in bronchography. Iotrolan Nonionic, isotonic contrast medium designed for intrathecal use. Perflenapent Dodecafluoropentane is an ingredient in the EMA-withdrawn product EchoGen. Iomeprol An iodine-based X-ray contrast agent. Iobitridol An iodine-based contrast agent used with X-ray or CT imaging. Perflubron Investigated for use/treatment in cardiac surgery, hemorrhage, and ileus. Iobenzamic acid Not Annotated Ioxitalamic acid A contrast agent used for CT scans of the abdomen and pelvis. Iodoxamic acid Radiopaque medium used in the diagnosis of gall bladder & bile duct diseases, usually as meglumine salt. Diodone Not Annotated Ioglycamic acid Not Annotated Iopentol Iopentol is used as a contrast medium. Barium sulfate A contrast agent used for CT scans of the gastrointestinal tract. Iophendylate Iophendylate is used as a contrast agent to locate spinal tumors. Iotroxic acid Iotroxic acid is a contrast medium molecule. Perflutren A diagnostic medication to improve contrast during echocardiograms. Fluorescein A dye used in angiography or angioscopy of the iris and retina. Gadopentetic acid A gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRIs. Ethiodized oil A contrast agent used in imaging procedures. Motexafin gadolinium Investigated for use/treatment in brain cancer, cancer/tumors (unspecified), lung cancer, and lymphoma (non-hodgkin's). EP-2104R Investigated for use/treatment in cardiovascular disorders and thrombosis. Meglumine An amino sugar found in iodinated contrast media. Ferumoxides Not Annotated Gadolinium Gadolinium is under investigation in Hypertension, ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY, and Chronic Kidney Disease. Gadolinium has been investigated for the basic science of CAD, Multiple Sclerosis, and Coronary Artery Disease. Perflubutane Perflubutane has been used in trials studying the diagnostic of Liver Mass, Liver Diseases, Liver Metastasis, Portal Hypertension, and Peripheral Artery Disease. It is a cardiovascular drug designed to enable... Iocetamic acid Iocetamic acid is a diagnostic aid (radiopaque medium) Ferric ammonium citrate Not Annotated Ferumoxsil Not Annotated Ferric oxide An ingredient used in a number of skin protecting products. Galactose There are limited therapeutic uses for which galactose is formally indicated. Some predominant indications include (a) the use of galactose to facilitate the construction of structurally and immunologically effective attenuated... Methiodal Not Annotated Iopydol Not Annotated Ioglicic acid Not Annotated Iocarmic acid Not Annotated Iodohippuric acid Iodohippuric acid is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02599844 (Impact of Pediatric Acute Renal Injury in Severe Sepsis in Young Adults). Flutemetamol (18F) A radiopharmaceutical diagnostic agent used during Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of the brain to estimate β-amyloid neuritic plaque density in adult patients to diagnose the causes of cognitive impairment. Flortaucipir Flortaucipir is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03507257 (Longitudinal Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease Study Protocol). Flutemetamol Flutemetamol is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02353949 (Investigating the Clinical Consequences of Flutemetamol-PET-scanning). Flortaucipir F-18 A small lipophilic tracer containing [18F]fluoride capable of crossing the blood-brain barrier and binding to aggregated tau protein; used in PET imaging for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.
- Drugs & Drug Targets