sodium pertechnetate


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so·di·um per·tech·ne·tate

a radiopharmaceutical used for brain, thyroid, and salivary gland scanning.
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The subject of the public contract is the provision of radioactive molybdenum / technetium (99Mo / 99mTc) generators (ATC group: VO9-Diagnostic Pharmacy) for the preparation of radiopharmaceuticals sodium pertechnetate for use in human medicine, both directly (with public health insurance, as well as indirectly marking inactive kits).
Indication and Important Risk Information About the RadioGenix System and Sodium Pertechnetate Tc 99m Injection USP
The RadioGenix System is a technetium Tc-99m generator used to produce Sodium Pertechnetate Tc 99m Injection, USP.
Pharmacopeia (USP) Sodium Pertechnetate Tc 99m Injection from Mo-99.
Technetium-99m as sodium pertechnetate (99m NaTcO4) was prepared in house from 99Mo/99mTc generator using 0.9% saline.
Additionally, imaging and organ collection were also performed with [sup.99m]Tc-MAA and reduced Na [sup.99m]Tc[O.sup.4] (sodium pertechnetate) for comparison purposes.
Seven of the 13 capillaries were filled with small quantities or sodium pertechnetate, interleaved with empty capillaries, resulting in variable distances between them.
Qvist, "Sodium pertechnetate scintigraphy in detection of Meckel's diverticulum: is it usable?" European Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol.
Uncaria tomentosa extract (cat's claw), used as complementary treatment for AIDS and cancer (36,37), has reduced radiobiocomplex sodium pertechnetate uptake in the heart (28).
Todays actions granted approval for the RadioGenix System to produce sodium pertechnetate Tc-99m injection to be injected intravenously, instilled into the bladder or eye, or used with other FDA approved imaging drugs to examine specific tissues and organs.
Mo-99 generators for the production of Tc-99m sodium pertechnetate containing Mo-99 adsorbed on a pre-treated alumina column contained with the daughter isotope Tc-99m.
Effective from June 1st 2014 and following approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), GE Healthcare today announced the intent to supply generators for the production of sodium pertechnetate; technetium (Tc99m) injection to its radiopharmacies in the US.