Prohance is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) gadoteridol. On this page you will find out more about Prohance, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: gadoteridol
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Prohance 2.79 g/10 mL injection solution, 5 x 10 mL syringes
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Do not freeze (syringe only). ProHance is indicated for use in adults and children from 2 years of age for enhancement of magnetic resonance images of intracranial and spinal lesions where there is an abnormal blood-brain barrier or abnormal vascularity. ProHance can also be used for whole body MRI.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, colourless to slightly yellow solution.|
|Dosage Form||Injection, solution|
|Route of administration||Intravenous|
1 x 10mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
5 x 10mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light,Protect from X rays|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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