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. It localizes to adrenergic tissue and thus can be used to identify the location of tumors such as pheochromocytomas and neuroblastomas. With I-131 it can also be used to eradicate tumo...
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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.