List of Radiopharmaceuticals


Radiopharmaceutical

Trade Name

Primary Uses

Cobalt-57 cyanocobalamin Rubratope; Dicopac Schilling test
Cobalt -58 cyanocobalamin Dicopac Schilling test
Chromium-51sodium chromate Chromotope for labeling RBCs
Flourine-18 FDG positron emission tomography imaging
Gallium-67 Neoscan soft-tissue tumor and inflammatory process imaging
Indium-111 chloride Indiclor for labeling monoclonal antibodies and peptides (OncoScint & Octreoscan)
Indium-111 pentetate (DTPA) imaging of CSF kinetics
Indium-111 oxyquinoline (oxine) for labeling leukocytes and platelets
Indium-111 Capromab pendetide

ProstaScint

monoclonal antibody for imaging prostate cancer
Indium-111 Imciromab pentetate

Myoscint

monoclonal antibody for diagnosis of myocardial necrosis
Indium-111 pentetreotide Octreoscan imaging of neuroendocrine tumors
Indium-111 satumomab pendetide OncoScint CR/OV imaging of metastatic disease associated with colorectal and ovarian cancer
I-123 sodium iodide thyroid imaging & uptake
I-125 iothalamate Glofil measurement of glomerular filtration
I-125 human serum albumin (RISA) Isojex plasma volume determinations
I-131sodium iodide thyroid uptake, imaging, & therapy
I-131 iodohippurate Hippuran; Hipputope renal imaging and function studies
I-131 iodomethylnorcholesterol
(NP-59)
adrenal imaging
I-131 metaiodobenzylguanidine
(MIBG)
I-131 MIBG imaging of pheochromocytomas and neuroblastomas
Krypton-81m gas (from Rb-81 generator) pulmonary ventilation imaging
P-32 chromic phosphate PhosphocolP32 therapy of intracavitary malignancies
P-32 sodium phosphate therapy of polycythemia vera
Rubidium-82 (from Sr-82/Rb-82 generator) Cardio-Gen-82 positron emission tomography imaging
Samarium-153 Lexidronam
(Sm-153 EDTMP)

Quadramet

palliative treatment of bone pain of skeletal metastases
Strontium-89 Metastron palliative treatment of bone pain of skeletal metastases
Tc-99m pertechnetate imaging of thyroid, salivary glands, ectopic gastric mucosa, parathyroid glands, dacryocystography, cystography
Tc-99m Apcitide

AcuTect

peptide imaging of DVT
Tc-99m Arcitumomab

CEA-Scan

monoclonal antibody for colorectal cancer
Tc-99m albumin colloid Microlite -no longer on market imaging of RES (liver/spleen)
Tc-99m bicisate (ECD) Neurolite cerebral perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Depreotide Neotect somatostatin receptor-bearing pulmonary masses
Tc-99m disofenin (DISIDA) Hepatolite hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m exametazine (HMPAO) Ceretec cerebral perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Gluceptate Glucoscan renal imaging
Tc-99m Human Serum Albumin (HSA) imaging of cardiac chambers
Tc-99m Lidofenin (HIDA) Technescan HIDA hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m Macroaggregated Albumin (MAA) Pulmolite; Macrotec pulmonary perfusion
Tc-99m Mebrofenin Choletec hepatobiliary imaging
Tc-99m Medronate (MDP) bone imaging
Tc-99m Mertiatide Technescan MAG3 renal imaging
Tc-99m Nofetumomab Merpentan
NR-LU-10

Verluma

monoclonal antibody Fab fragment for imaging small cell lung cancer
Tc-99m Oxidronate (HDP) Osteoscan HDP bone imaging
Tc-99m Pentetate (DTPA) Techneplex, Technescan DTPA renal imaging and function studies; radioaerosol ventilation imaging
Tc-99m Pyrophosphate (PYP) avid infarct imaging
Tc-99m Red Blood Cells (RBCs) Ultratag imaging of GI bleeds, cardiac chambers
Tc-99m Sestamibi
Cardiolite
Miraluma
myocardial perfusion imaging
breast tumor imaging
Tc-99m Succimer (DMSA) renal imaging
Tc-99m Sulfur Colloid (SC) imaging of RES (liver/spleen), gastric emptying, GI bleeds
Tc-99m Teboroxime Cardiotec myocardial perfusion imaging
Tc-99m Tetrofosmin Myoview myocardial perfusion imaging
Thallium-201 myocardial perfusion imaging; parathyroid & tumor imaging
Xenon-133 pulmonary ventilation imaging