Active Ingredient(s):Technetium Tc-99m Succimer Kit FDA Approved: * February 18, 2022 Pharm Company: *THERAGNOSTICS INC Category:Diagnostic Aid
Dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA), also called succimer, is a medication used to treat lead, mercury, and arsenic poisoning. When radiolabeled with technetium-99m, it is used in a number of types of diagnostic testing. A full course is 19 days of medications by mouth. More than two weeks should pass before a second course is given.
Common side effects include vomiting, diarrhea, rash, and low blood neutrophil levels.&...
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