propyliodonemedical dictionary

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Propyl 3,5-diiodo-4-oxo-1(4h)-pyridine acetate. Radiopaque medium usually in oil; used in bronchography.

Pharmacological action: contrast media.

Chemical name: 1(4H)-Pyridineacetic acid, 3,5-diiodo-4-oxo-, propyl ester

(12 Dec 1998)