sodium diatrizoate


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sodium diatrizoate

[′sōd·ē·əm ‚dī·ə′trī·zə‚wāt]
(organic chemistry)
C11H8NO4I3Na White, water-soluble crystals which give a radiopaque solution; used in medicine as a radiopaque medium.
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It is an ionic bitter-flavoured mixture of sodium diatrizoate, meglumine diatrizoate, and a wetting agent (Polysorbate 80).
Our group also demonstrated the phosphorylation of the p38 and JNK MAPKs, and of the transcription factor NF-[kappa]B (Ser 276) by sodium diatrizoate and iomeprol in HK-2 cells [25].