Magnevist is a contrast agent that produces magnetic effects whereby it is used in combination with magnetic resonance imaging to allow blood vessels, organs and other non-body tissues to be seen more clearly on the MRI. Magnevist may cause life-threatening conditions in patients with advanced kidney disease. You might not be able to receive Magnevist if you received any contrast agent similar to gadopentetate dimeglumine.
Drug Name: Magnevist
Generic name: Gadopentetate dimeglumine