Gadopentetate

Category: Diagnostic Aid



Gadopentetate Overview

Gadopentetic acid, sold under the brand name Magnevist, is a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent.[1] It is usually administered as a salt of a complex of gadolinium with DTPA (diethylenetriaminepentacetate) with the chemical formula A2[Gd(DTPA)(H2O)]; when cation A is the protonated form of the amino sugar meglumine the salt goes under the name "gadopentetate dimeglumine". It was described in 1981 by Hanns-Joachim Weinmann and colleagues [3] and introduced as t...

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Gadopentetate
  • Injection: 469.01mg/ml, 496.01mg/ml
  • Solution: 529mg/ml
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  • 47781-147 Gadopentetate Dimeglumine 469.01 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Alvogen, Inc

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