Who should not receive Visipaque injections?

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You should not be given an injection of Visipaque prior to a radiologic imaging test if you have:
  • had a previous allergic reactions to contrast agents
  • a history of drug allergies, asthma or other conditions
  • heart or kidney conditions, as these conditions put you at increased risk for heart or kidney failure due to use of this drug
Be sure to discuss your medical history with your doctor before receiving Visipaque. In the pediatric population prolonged fasting and the administration of a laxative before Visipaque injection are contraindicated.

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