Tc-99m mercaptylacetyltriglycine

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[edit] Photon energy

140 keV

[edit] Uses, dosages, and Time of imaging

  • Dynamic renal imaging
    • Dose:
      • Adult: 8 mCi IV
      • Peds:100 mCi/kg, 1 mCi minimum, 5 mCi maximum
    • Time of imaging: 60 sec flow study; then q5min for 25 min

[edit] Physical half life

6 hours

[edit] Biological half life

[edit] Normal distribution

Kidneys

[edit] Pharmacokinetics

Uptake by tubular secretion (97%); first pass filtration 60%

[edit] Excretion

Renal

[edit] Target organ

Bladder

[edit] Other