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Before holter monitoring, should you stop your beta blocker for the 24 hours prior to and during the test?
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: Depends
You should be told by your physician if you are to alter your medication in any way prior to a test.
Do not stop your medication unless you are told to do so.

In brief: Depends
You should be told by your physician if you are to alter your medication in any way prior to a test.
Do not stop your medication unless you are told to do so.
Dr. Barton Cook
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Dr. Martin Linder
Family Medicine
In brief: No
Beta blockers usually are not stopped for holtor monitoring but you should check with your ordering doctor to make sure.

In brief: No
Beta blockers usually are not stopped for holtor monitoring but you should check with your ordering doctor to make sure.
Dr. Martin Linder
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