Quadramet OverviewSamarium (153Sm) lexidronam (chemical name Samarium-153-ethylene diamine tetramethylene phosphonate, abbreviated Samarium-153 EDTMP, trade name Quadramet) is a chelated complex of a radioisotope of the element samarium with EDTMP. It is used to treat pain when cancer has spread to the bone. It is injected into a vein and distributed throughout the body, where it is preferentially absorbed in areas where cancer has invaded the bone. The radioisotope 153Sm...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 50mCi/ml, 50unit/ml
NDC Database Records for Quadramet: (2 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 11994-016 Quadramet 50 mci/Ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc.
- 57902-860 Quadramet 50 mci/Ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.