Very soluble in water, freely soluble in methanol, practically insoluble in methylene chloride.
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White or light grayish white powder, hygroscopic.
1. Iohexol is a raw material for the production of water-soluble, non-ionic X-CT contrast agents in pharmaceutical plants. The trade name for this contrast agent is Orna Parker. This contrast agent is usually injected into the vein before CT diagnosis, for angiography, urinary system, spinal cord and femoral joint, lymphatic angiography, with low contrast density, low toxicity, good tolerance, etc. One of the contrast agents, developed countries have completely replaced it with ionic contrast agents. It is also a diagnostic drug.