Propyliodone

Propyliodone (Propyliodonum) - the contrast agent, used for x-ray studies of the bronchi. Propyliodone is used in 50% aqueous or 60% oil suspension. The suspension is injected slowly with the help of a syringe and catheter into the bronchi. In applying the drug may increase of temperature (by 0.5-2 degrees) for 1-2 days. Before use, propyliodone recommended bring up to the temperature of the body (for this vial is placed in a glass of water temperature 40-45 degrees; it is impossible to warm up more than 60 degrees and shake. Contraindicated in General condition of the patient, cardiac decompensation activities, aneurysm of the thoracic aorta, pulmonary emphysema, with acute, severe inflammatory processes occur in the lungs. The form of release of propyliodone: bottles of dark glass containing 50 ml of suspension (water or oil). Store in a cool, dark place.
Cm. also a Contrast agent.

Propyliodone (Propyliodonum; synonym: Dionosil, Propylix) is a radiopaque substance, n-propyl ether-3,5-died-4-pyridone-N-acetic acid. Used for radiographic examination of the bronchial tree (bronhografiya), pharynx (parigoria) and fistulous moves (fistulography). Propyliodone contains about 30% iodine, practically is not toxic, has sufficient contrast and viscosity, relatively easily excreted. After the introduction of propyliodone in the bronchial tree can sometimes observed temperature increase by 0.5-2 degrees. Under the influence of antibiotics temperature decreases rapidly, and without treatment becomes normal in 2-3 days. The nature of allergic reactions in the application of propyliodone not observed. Before use, propyliodone recommended bring up to the temperature of the body (do not heat above 60 degrees), and stir.
Contraindications: severe the condition of the patient, cardiac decompensation, aneurysm of the thoracic aorta, diffuse emphysema of lungs, acute hard place inflammation of the lungs.
Release form: bottles of 50 ml 50% water, or 60% of the oil isotonic suspension. Store recommended in a cool and dark place. Cm. also a Contrast agent.