Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Bar-Test
  2. Entero VU
  3. E-Z-Cat Dry
  4. E-Z-Disk
  5. E-Z-Dose with Liquid Polibar Plus
  6. Polibar ACB
  7. Tagitol V
  8. Varibar
  9. Volumen

Canadian Brand Name

  1. E-Z-Hd
  2. Acb
  3. Baro-Cat
  4. Barosperse Enema
  5. Colobar-100
  6. Epi-C
  7. Epi-Stat
  8. Esobar
  9. Esopho-Cat Esophageal Cream
  10. E-Z-Cat
  11. E-Z-Hd
  12. E-Z-Jug
  13. E-Z-Paque


Barium sulfate is used to help diagnose or find problems in the esophagus, stomach, and bowels. It is a radiographic contrast agent. Contrast agents are used to create a clear picture of the different parts of the body.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Kit
  • Cream
  • Paste
  • Tablet
  • Powder for Suspension
  • Suspension
  • Enema
  • Liquid