Iobitridol

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Iobitridol
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-N,3-N-bis(2,3-dihydroxypropyl)-5-[3-hydroxy-2-(hydroxymethyl)propanamido]-2,4,6-triiodo-1-N,3-N-dimethylbenzene-1,3-dicarboxamide
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
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Identifiers
CAS number 136949-58-1
ATC code V08AB11
PubChem CID 65985
UNII 182ECH14UH YesY
KEGG D01181 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C20H28I3N3O9 
Mol. mass 835.16 g/mol
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Iobitridol is a molecule used as a contrast medium in X-ray imaging. 45.6% of the molecular mass is contributed by the three iodine atoms.

Xenetix 300 of Guerbet (Roissy, France) contains Iobitridol in 300 mg iodine/ml concentration. Recommended mean doses are 1.1 to 2.8 ml/kg body mass corresponding to 0,33 to 0,84 g iodine/kg human body mass. Injected into veins it will be filtered out by the kidneys. It is used also to fill joints or the uterus.

Iobitridol is nonionic but water soluble by some -OH- groups.