Amyvid

Active Ingredient(s): Florbetapir F 18
FDA Approved: * April 6, 2012
Pharm Company: * AVID RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS
Category: Diagnostic Aid

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Amyvid Overview

Positron emission tomography (PET)[1] is a functional imaging technique that uses radioactive substances known as radiotracers to visualize and measure changes in metabolic processes, and in other physiological activities including blood flow, regional chemical composition, and absorption. Different tracers are used for various imaging purposes, depending on the target process within the body. For example, 18F-FDG is commonly used to detect cancer, NaF-F18 is widely used for d...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Florbetapir F 18
  • Injection: 370mbq
  • Solution: 10-30ml (13.5-51mci/ml), 10-50ml (13.5-51cmi/ml), 10-50ml (13.5-51mci/ml), 10ml (13.5-51mci/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Amyvid: (1 result)

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  • 0002-1200 Amyvid 51 mci/Ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Eli Lilly and Company

Other drugs which contain Florbetapir F 18 or a similar ingredient: (1 result)