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Has anyone had bad adverse reactions following nuclear stress test?

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Dr. Gavin Noble
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

There are some side effects with some types of stress test.
The chemical stress tests tend to have a few more side effects than exercise. Fortunately these are usually gone within a few minutes to have an hour. There are also some rare complications which can include death heart attack and arrhythmias.

In brief: Yes

There are some side effects with some types of stress test.
The chemical stress tests tend to have a few more side effects than exercise. Fortunately these are usually gone within a few minutes to have an hour. There are also some rare complications which can include death heart attack and arrhythmias.
Dr. Gavin Noble
Dr. Gavin Noble
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

May cause heart attack.
But, without the information gained from a stress test we are in the dark about your heart health.

In brief: Yes

May cause heart attack.
But, without the information gained from a stress test we are in the dark about your heart health.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
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