What is Visipaque?

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Visipaque is a drug classified as a radioplaque contrast agent. It is not so much a medication as it is a diagnostic tool; it absorbs x-rays, so when it is injected into your body, it allows tissue to be seen more clearly during imaging exams like x-rays and CT scans. This can help a doctor diagnose a condition that affects organs and tissues, such as tumors or heart conditions.

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