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Is cardiolite safe

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Dr.  Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I will be taking the adenosine cardiolite test tomorrow. What can I expect? I have instructions for the prep. But what complications could arise? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Kaushik Sarkar MD

I just had a cardio lite stress examination and the finding was mild hypokinesis involving the basal lateral segment with no definite associated perfusion defect seen. However there is a small-sized mild intensity defect... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik Sarkar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

My cardiologist has prescribed a cardiolite exercise stress test . His instruction sheet list 21 beta blockers that I should not take for 24 hours before the test. It does not mention any calcium ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan MD

based on this report does this seem to be in the early stages of atherosclerosis? The patient underwent Lexiscan Cardiolite stress test . Rest dose 33 mCi. Stress dose 30 mCi. This is a two day protocol ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Sunil.N MD

target heart rate for 82 year old man during stress test ( thallium isotope cardiolite test) ... View answer

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Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

My husband had a cardiac stent placed 5years ago after an MI and has had several follow up cardiolite stress tests and nothing has changed and now his cardiologist wants to do another cardiolite ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

im having asevere reaction from cardiolite im sick to my stomach dizzy light headed feel lick my body is hot inside been to hospital in hastings nebr earlier I feel like I need help what can I do I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have had 5 cardiolite tests over the last 15 years. In fact, I had a total occlusion of the right cardial artery 7 years ago. The only intervention was lipitor . Should I stop these quacks from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Abhay A Mali MD

If someone is in good shape and active and can do treadmill stress test easily, why a ER Doctor will ask for a Cardiolite stress test/Lexiscan with injection of a drug and isotopes in your body. I had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhay A Mali ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

My findings on a 1 day Cardiolite Lexiscan Stress test is: Image quality is excellent. There is no evidence for reversible perfusion defects. There is a moderately large fixed apical defect. Polar map ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)