Who should not take isosulfan blue?

Do not take isosulfan blue (Lymphazurin) if you are allergic to triphenylmethane or similar medical dyes. If you have such an allergy, you are more likely to have a life-threatening reaction to isosulfan blue. Symptoms of an allergic reaction range from itching and swelling, to breathing problems and shock, and require immediate medical assistance. In addition, if you have a history of asthma, this drug will need to be used with caution due to the likelihood of experincing side effects.

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