Chemical Namesulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere
Dosage FormInjection (intravenous; lipid-type A/ sulfur hexafluoride (25 mg/60.7 mg))
Drug ClassRadioactive diagnostic agent
CompanyBracco Diagnostics
Approval Year2014


  • Echocardiography to opacify the left ventricular chamber and to improve the delineation of the left ventricular endocardial border in adult and pediatric patients with suboptimal echocardiograms.
  • Ultrasonography of the liver for characterization of focal liver lesions in adult and pediatric patients.
  • Ultrasonography of the urinary tract for the evaluation of suspected or known vesicoureteral reflux in pediatric patients.
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Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere) Prescribing Information.2021Bracco Diagnostics Inc., Monroe Township, NJ
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Assessment report: SonoVue.2021EMA