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Barium sulfate

Brand names: E-Z-HD E-Z-PAQUE ENTERO VU READI-CAT 2 TAGITOL V VARIBAR

Description

Barium sulfate is inert and has no pharmacological action. It serves only as a radiopaque substance to opacify the gastro-intestinal tract during X-ray examinations.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Barium sulfate containing X-ray contrast media
V Various → V08 Contrast media → V08B X-ray contrast media, non-iodinated

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