nmorgen wrote:My husband was given iodine contrast yesterday and has been really suffering today with horrible stomach cramps and diarrhea. Has anyone else experienced this?
CRguy wrote:question ? :
was it intravenous iodinated CT contrast OR oral iodinated CT contrast ?
Yes, they should do kidney functions test assessment : creatinine / creatinine clearance with eGFR
suggestion : IF they are going to do an MRI he should have the kidney function tested,
as the MRI contrast is also potentially a risk factor for the kidneys due to gadolinium content.
Best wishes for you and hubby
... Also, please note that there is a special kind of MRI that does angiogram-like images showing blood flow patterns in the liver. Is this the kind of MRI you are considering? https://radiopaedia.org/articles/liver-protocol-mri
nmorgen wrote:Thank you for the well wishes.
It was iohexol intravenous...
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