Indications and Usage:
TAGITOLTM V (Barium Sulfate Suspension 40% w/v, 30% w/w) Stool Tagging Agent is for use in opacifying residual stool in the colon during CTC. TAGITOL V (Barium Sulfate Suspension 40% w/v, 30% w/w) Stool Tagging Agent is a low-volume radiopaque marker that blends into stool as it forms. With just a 20 mL dose with breakfast, lunch, and dinner the day prior to the exam, TAGITOL V Stool Tagging Agent provides immediate, visible identification of retained feces via comparative density analysis, simplifying the distinctionbetween tagged feces and colonic abnormality.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION:
This product should not be used in patients with known or suspected gastric and intestinal perforation, or hypersensitivity to barium sulfate or any component of this barium sulfate formulation. Rarely, severe and occasionally fatal allergic reactions have been reported following administration of barium sulfate contrast agents.
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TAGITOL V is manufactured by E-Z-EM Canada Inc., for E-Z-EM, Inc., a subsidiary of Bracco Diagnostics Inc., Monroe Twp., NJ 08831.
TAGITOL is a trademark of E-Z-EM, Inc.