What to expect from your imaging experience with Illuccix®

Preparing for your scan with Illuccix

If you are scheduled to have a scan, your doctor or a member of your care team will review specific preparation instructions with you, which may include:

Drink Plenty of Water: Make sure to hydrate with plenty of water before your scan appointment. Continue to drink water and urinate frequently after you receive the injection for your scan

Avoid Exercise: Try not to do strenuous exercise for at least 24 hours before the scan

Diet: Ask your doctor or care team about any foods or beverages you should avoid before your scan

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What to expect with Illuccix during your imaging appointment

When you arrive for your appointment, your doctor or a member of your care team will prepare you for the scan.

Below are some of the steps you can expect during your visit.

You will receive an intravenous or IV injection

You will be positioned on your back with your arms above your head for the scan

You will be asked to wait about an hour for the solution to make its way through your body and attach itself to any prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) cells

You will be instructed to lie still for the scan and breathe normally. Someone from the care team will be there to assist you

You will likely be asked to urinate right before the scan