Radiopharmaceutical Package Inserts
by Generic Name
 

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Radiopharmaceutical

Trade Name

Primary Uses

Carbon-14 Urea Pytest Detection of H Pylori
Cobalt-57 cyanocobalamin Rubratope  Schilling test
Cobalt -57 & -58 cyanocobalamin
Dicopac 
discontinued
Schilling test
Chromium-51sodium chromate
Chromitope (Bracco)
Mallinckrodt Cr-51
for labeling RBCs
Flourine-18 FDG   positron emission tomography imaging
Gallium-67
Neoscan (Amersham)
DuPont Ga-67
Mallinckrodt Ga-67
soft-tissue tumor and inflammatory process imaging
Indium-111 chloride
Indiclor (Nycomed)
Mallinckrodt In-111Cl
for labeling monoclonal antibodies and peptides (OncoScint & Octreoscan)
Indium-111 pentetate (DTPA) Indium DTPA In 111 imaging of CSF kinetics
Indium-111 oxyquinoline (oxine) Indium-111 oxine for labeling leukocytes and platelets
Indium-111 Capromab pendetide

ProstaScint

monoclonal antibody for imaging prostate cancer
Indium-111 Imciromab pentetate
Myoscint
not on market
monoclonal antibody for diagnosis of myocardial necrosis
Indium-111 pentetreotide Octreoscan imaging of neuroendocrine tumors
Indium-111 satumomab pendetide OncoScint CR/OV
not on market
imaging of metastatic disease associated with colorectal and ovarian cancer
I-123 sodium iodide
 Mallinckrodt
Amersham
thyroid imaging & uptake
I-125 iothalamate Glofil measurement of glomerular filtration
I-125 human serum albumin (RISA) Isojex plasma volume determinations
I-131sodium iodide 
 Iodotope (Bracco)
CIS - I-131
Mallinckrodt I-131Soln
Mallinckrodt I-131 Therapy Caps
Mallinckrodt I-131 Diagnostic Caps
thyroid uptake, imaging, & therapy
Tositumomab & Iodine I 131 Tositumomab Bexxar Treatment of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
I-131 iodohippurate
Hippuran; Hipputope
Discontinued products
renal imaging and function studies
I-131 iodomethylnorcholesterol
(NP-59)
 (Univ of Michigan) adrenal imaging
I-131 metaiodobenzylguanidine
(MIBG)
I-131 MIBG imaging of pheochromocytomas and neuroblastomas
Krypton-81m gas (from Rb-81 generator)  Discontinued pulmonary ventilation imaging
P-32 chromic phosphate PhosphocolP32 therapy of intracavitary malignancies
P-32 sodium phosphate   therapy of polycythemia vera
Rubidium-82 (from Sr-82/Rb-82 generator) Cardio-Gen-82 positron emission tomography imaging
Samarium-153 Lexidronam
(Sm-153 EDTMP)

Quadramet

palliative treatment of bone pain of skeletal metastases
Strontium-89 Metastron palliative treatment of bone pain of skeletal metastases
Tc-99m pertechnetate

Generators

DuPont
imaging of thyroid, salivary glands, ectopic gastric mucosa, parathyroid glands, dacryocystography, cystography
Tc-99m Apcitide

AcuTect

peptide imaging of DVT
Tc-99m Arcitumomab

CEA-Scan

monoclonal antibody for colorectal cancer
Tc-99m albumin colloid
Microlite 
discontinued
imaging of RES (liver/spleen)
Tc-99m bicisate (ECD) Neurolite cerebral perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Depreotide
Neotect
off the market
somatostatin receptor-bearing pulmonary masses
Tc-99m disofenin (DISIDA) Hepatolite - CIS hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m exametazine (HMPAO) Ceretec cerebral perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Gluceptate
Draximage
Mallinckrodt
renal imaging
Tc-99m Human Serum Albumin (HSA) imaging of cardiac chambers
Tc-99m Fanolesomab
Tc-99m NeutroSpec
monoclonal antibody for infectious imaging
Tc-99m Lidofenin (HIDA)
Technescan HIDA
discontinued
hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m Macroaggregated Albumin (MAA)
Pulmolite - CIS
Macrotec (Bracco)
Technescan MAA (Mallinckrodt)
Draximage
Amersham MAA
pulmonary perfusion
Tc-99m Mebrofenin Choletec hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m Medronate (MDP)
Bracco
Osteolite - CIS
Draximage
Mallinckrodt
Amersham
bone imaging
Tc-99m Mertiatide Technescan MAG3 renal imaging
Tc-99m Nofetumomab Merpentan
NR-LU-10

Verluma

no longer on market

monoclonal antibody Fab fragment for imaging small cell lung cancer
Tc-99m Oxidronate (HDP) Mallinckrodt HDP bone imaging
Tc-99m Pentetate (DTPA)
Techneplex (Bracco)
CIS- AN DTPA
CIS - DTPA
Draximage DTPA
 Mallinckrodt DTPA
Nycomed DTPA
renal imaging and function studies; radioaerosol ventilation imaging
Tc-99m Pyrophosphate (PYP)
Phosphotec (Bracco)
Pyrolite - CIS
Pyro - CIS
Technescan PYP
Amersham PYP
avid infarct imaging; In vivo RBC labeling
Tc-99m Red Blood Cells (RBCs) Ultratag imaging of GI bleeds, cardiac chambers
Tc-99m Sestamibi
Cardiolite
Miraluma
myocardial perfusion imaging
breast tumor imaging
Tc-99m Succimer (DMSA)  Amersham DMSA renal imaging
Tc-99m Sulfur Colloid (SC)
CIS-Sulfur Colloid
Nycomed - SC
imaging of RES (liver/spleen), gastric emptying, GI bleeds
Tc-99m Teboroxime
Cardiotec
currently not on market
myocardial perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Tetrofosmin Myoview myocardial perfusion imaging
Thallium-201
DuPont
Mallinckrodt
Amersham
myocardial perfusion imaging; parathyroid & tumor imaging
Y-90 Ibitumomab Tiuxetan Zevalin Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Xenon-133
DuPont Xenon
Mallinckrodt Xenon
Amersham Xenon
pulmonary ventilation imaging
Interventional Agents Trade Name Use in nuclear medicine
ACD Solution (anticoagulant acid citrate dextrose) ACD Solution Modified Anticoagulant used in blood labeling
Adenosine Adenoscan Pharmacologic Stress
Ascorbic Acid Ascorbic Acid RBC labeling & HDP preparation
I.V. Dipyridamole I.V. Persantine Pharmacologic stress
Potassium Perchlorate Perchloracap Block uptake
Sincalide Kinevac Gallbladder ejection fraction studies

Disclaimer

This reference library of radiopharmaceutical package inserts is provided as an educational resource for nuclear pharmacy / medicine students ONLY.  These package inserts do not necessarily represent the most current prescribing information. Contact the product manufacturer to obtain the most current prescribing information.