Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Lymphoseek

Descriptions


Technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept injection is a radiopharmaceutical. Radiopharmaceuticals are radioactive agents, which may be used to find and treat certain diseases or to study the function of the body's organs.

Technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept injection is used to find lymph node tumors in patients with breast cancer or skin cancer (melanoma). It is also used to find sentinel lymph nodes in patients with oral cavity cancer.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor with specialized training in nuclear medicine.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution