Radiopharmaceutical

samarium 153 lexidronan (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Samarium (su-MARE-ee-um) SM-153, Samarium Sm-153 lexidronam injection Trade Name: Quadramet® How is this drug used? Samarium 153 is FDA approved for the relief of pain of cancer that has spread to the bone.... Continue Reading

sodium iodide 131 (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Sodium Iodide (SOE-dee-um  EYE-oh-dyde) I 131 Trade Name: Iodotope® How is this drug used? Sodium iodide I 131 is FDA approved for the treatment of some types of thyroid cancer. It is important for patients... Continue Reading

Metastron® (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Strontium 89 (STRAHN-tee-um), strontium 89 chloride injection Trade Name: Metastron® How is this drug used? Strontium 89 is FDA approved for the relief of bone pain caused by bone metastasis.  It is important... Continue Reading

Iodotope® (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Sodium Iodide (SOE-dee-um  EYE-oh-dyde) I 131 Trade Name: Iodotope® How is this drug used? Sodium iodide I 131 is FDA approved for the treatment of some types of thyroid cancer. It is important for patients... Continue Reading

Metastron® (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Strontium 89 (STRAHN-tee-um), strontium 89 chloride injection Trade Name: Metastron® How is this drug used? Strontium 89 is FDA approved for the relief of bone pain caused by bone metastasis.  It is important... Continue Reading

Iodotope® (04-28-2009)

Class: Radiopharmaceutical Generic Name: Sodium Iodide (SOE-dee-um  EYE-oh-dyde) I 131 Trade Name: Iodotope® How is this drug used? Sodium iodide I 131 is FDA approved for the treatment of some types of thyroid cancer. It is important for patients... Continue Reading

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