Adenosine

What is Adenosine?

A condensation product of adenine and d-ribose; a nucleoside found among the hydrolysis products of nucleic acids and of the various adenine nucleotides, including ATP; adenosine accumulates in severe combined immunodeficiency disease; a potent coronary vasod ilator used in place of exercise for radionuclide myocardial perfusion studies.

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

doctor1 MD

Hello,
Thanks for the query.
Adenosine cardiolite test is a diagnostic test which is done to evaluate the supply of blood to the muscles of your...

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I had a cardiac MRI scan today and when they injected the adenosine if felt like I couldn't breathe and I felt faint with ringing in ears, and then...

doctor1 MD

Thank you for your question.
I understand your concern. Since you describe your symptoms as occurring at the time you got an adenosine injection,...

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Could adenosine 6mg Iv push cause svt? I was in the hospital because of palpitations. When I arrived in the hospital my heart rate was 112. After...

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ADENOSINE DOES NOT CAUSE SVT, IT MAY BE CO-INCIDENCE THAT YOUR HEART RATE INCREASES AND ADENOSINE DID NOT WORK.
IN SOME CASES - TACHYCARDIA...

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