Safety and technique of ferumoxytol administration for MRI.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Ferumoxytol is an ultrasmall superparamagnetic iron oxide agent marketed for the treatment of anemia. There has been increasing interest in its properties as an MRI contrast agent as well as greater awareness of its adverse event profile. This mini-review summarizes the current state of knowledge of the risks of ferumoxytol and methods of administration.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Vasanawala, SS; Nguyen, K-L; Hope, MD; Bridges, MD; Hope, TA; Reeder, SB; Bashir, MR

Published Date

  • May 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 75 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 2107 - 2111

PubMed ID

  • 26890830

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC4854636

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1522-2594

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/mrm.26151


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States