Used in certain medical tests to diagnose appendicitis. This is a radiodiagnostic agent. This medicine was withdrawn from the U.S. market on December 19, 2005, because it may cause rare but serious side effects.
Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breast feeding, or if you have heart disease or lung disease.
While using this medicine, you may be exposed to radiation. Your urine may contain radioactive substances that should be removed from your body. Talk to your doctor about any risks, and precautions you may need to take.
This medicine may affect your future use of products made from mice. Talk to your doctor about this.
This medicine lowers the number of some types of blood cells in your body. Because of this, you may bleed or get infections more easily. To help with these problems, avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Wash your hands often. Stay away from rough sports or other situations where you could be bruised, cut, or injured. Brush and floss your teeth gently. Be careful when using sharp objects, including razors and fingernail clippers.