Amersham takes Optison to Europe

June 12, 2002

Ultrasound contrast agent Optison has been cleared for sale in the European Union. Amersham Health will begin marketing the echocardiography agent this month. The company obtained comarketing rights to the product from Mallinckrodt in

Ultrasound contrast agent Optison has been cleared for sale in the European Union. Amersham Health will begin marketing the echocardiography agent this month. The company obtained comarketing rights to the product from Mallinckrodt in 2000.