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*PHARMACOLOGIC STRESS TEST WITH NUCLEAR IMAGING

 If you use any of these products, please ask your doctor for instructions prior to your *Pharmacologic Stress Test With Nuclear Imaging. 

Prescription medications containing Theophylline.  Generally avoided for 48 hours prior to this type of stress test upon instruction of your physician.

  • Theo-24
  • Theovent Long-Acting
  • Slo-Bid Gyrocaps
  • Theospan-SR
  • Theobid Jr. Duracap
  • Theophylline SR
  • Slo-Phyllin Gyrocaps
  • Quibron-T SR
  • Theolair-SR
  • Theo-Dur
  • Respid
  • Theoclear L.A.
  • Bronkodyl
  • Sustaire
  • Uniphyl
  • Theo-Dur Sprinkle
  • Elixophyllin SR
  • Constant - T
  • Theocron
  • Theobid Duracap
  • Aerolact

 

Drugs containing caffeine.  Generally avoided for 24 hours prior to this type of stress test upon instruction of your physician.

Prescription medications:

  • Cafergot (all forms)
  • Synalogs
  • Darvon Compound
  • Fiorinal Migraine (all forms) 

 Over-the-Counter medications:

  • Acacin
  • Excedrin
  • No-Doz

 

  


 

FOR ALL NUCLEAR IMAGING STRESS TESTS-PHARMACOLOGIC OR EXERCISE STRESS TEST *WITH NUCLEAR IMAGING

Commonly used beverages and foods containing caffeineAvoid for 12 hours prior to Pharmacologic or Exercise Stress Test *With Nuclear Imaging.

Coffee/Tea
  • brewed drip coffee
  • brewed percolator coffee
  • instant coffee
  • decaffeinated brewed coffee
  • decaffeinated instant coffee
  • brewed commercial tea
  • brewed imported tea
  • herbal tea
  • instant tea
  • iced tea
Food/Soft Drinks
  • Any food or drink containing chocolate
  • Coca-cola
  • decaffeinated cola
  • Dr. Pepper
  • Dr. Pepper, sugar free
  • Jolt Cola
  • Mello Yellow
  • Mountain Dew
  • Mr. Pibb
  • Pepsi-Cola
  • Pepsi, diet or caffeine-free
  • Tab
  • "Energy" drinks containing caffeine