Drug: Lexiscan

REGADENOSON is used to test the heart for coronary artery disease. It is used in patients who can not exercise for their stress test.

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain, tightness or palpitations
  • severe headache
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • flushing
  • headache
  • irritation or pain at site where injected
  • nausea, vomiting

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain, tightness or palpitations
  • severe headache
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • flushing
  • headache
  • irritation or pain at site where injected
  • nausea, vomiting

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • heart problems
  • lung or breathing disease, like asthma or COPD
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to regadenoson, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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