Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Ethiodol
  2. Lipiodol3


Ethiodized oil injection is used to help diagnose or find problems in the uterus, fallopian tubes, lymphatic vessels, and for looking at tumors in adults with liver cancer. It is an oil-based radiopaque contrast agent. Contrast agents are used to help create a clear picture of the body during different medical procedures.

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Oil