Ethiodized oil

Back to search
Scientific Name: Ethiodized oil
Brand Name: Lipiodol, Lipiodol Ultra Fluide
Company Owner: Guerbet llc
Mechanism Of Action Ethiodized oil is selectively retained in tumor vessels for long periods, and is used for imaging organs such as liver, lung, stomach, and thyroid. Labeled with I-131 or other beta emitters (Y-90 or P-32) , ethiodized oil can deliver a high internal radiation dose to certain tumors with minimal effect on healthy tissues.
Description of the Drug: Ethiodized oil is a contrast agent used in imaging procedures.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00965