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Lexiscan Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- What are the possible side effects of regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- What is the most important information I should know about regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before receiving regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- How is regadenoson given (Lexiscan)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Lexiscan)?
- What happens if I overdose (Lexiscan)?
- What should I avoid while receiving regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- What other drugs will affect regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Lexiscan)?
Since regadenoson is given by a healthcare professional in preparation for medical testing, you are not likely to be on a dosing schedule.
What happens if I overdose (Lexiscan)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include severe dizziness, increased heart rate, and warmth or tingly feeling.
What should I avoid while receiving regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
Avoid drinking coffee or other beverages with caffeine for at least 12 hours before your stress test.
What other drugs will affect regadenoson (Lexiscan)?
Tell your doctor about all other medications you use, especially:
- dipyridamole (Persantine); or
- theophylline (Elixophyllin, Theo-24, Uniphyl).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with regadenoson. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about regadenoson.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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Additional Lexiscan Information
- Lexiscan Drug Interactions Center: regadenoson iv
- Lexiscan Side Effects Center
- Lexiscan FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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