Azedra OverviewIobenguane, or MIBG, is an aralkylguanidine analog of the adrenergic neurotransmitter norepinephrine and a radiopharmaceutical. It acts as a blocking agent for adrenergic neurons. When radiolabeled, it can be used in nuclear medicinal diagnostic techniques as well as in neuroendocrine antineoplastic treatments. Pheochromocytoma seen as dark sphere in center of the body (it is in the left adrenal gland). Image is by MIBG scintigraphy, with radiation from radioiodine in the MIBG. Two images ar...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
Iobenguane I 131
- Injection: 555mbq/ml(15mci/ml), 5ml
- Solution: 10mci/5ml (2mci/ml), 15mci/ml
NDC Database Records for Azedra: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 71258-015 Azedra 15 mci/Ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.