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Can a person be allergic to carotid angiogram dye?

9 doctors weighed in
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A person can be allergic to iodinated contrast material just like any other substance.
The allergic response can vary from minimal to severe. Regardless of the severity, once you have an allergic response you are at risk for the some or worse if exposed to the dye again. Always notify your doctor of any allergies.

In brief: Yes

A person can be allergic to iodinated contrast material just like any other substance.
The allergic response can vary from minimal to severe. Regardless of the severity, once you have an allergic response you are at risk for the some or worse if exposed to the dye again. Always notify your doctor of any allergies.
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

If any question notify your doctor or notify technologist before your test.
Can be serious. Can give medication to help prevent reactions.

In brief: Yes

If any question notify your doctor or notify technologist before your test.
Can be serious. Can give medication to help prevent reactions.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes - iodine

This would be a iodine allergy.

In brief: Yes - iodine

This would be a iodine allergy.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Allergic

People can have an allergy to iodine which is in the dye used for angiography

In brief: Allergic

People can have an allergy to iodine which is in the dye used for angiography
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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