Medications of concern for exercise stress testing

Certain heart or blood pressure medications may need to be stopped 48 hours prior to the study. If you haven’t already done so, please let us know if you are on any of the medications listed below prior to starting the study:

Beta Blockers
  • Acebutolol (Monitan, Rhotral, Sectral)
  • Atenolol (Tenormin)
  • Bisoprolol (Monocor)
  • Carvedilol (Coreg)
  • Labetolol (Normodyne)
  • Metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL, Lopressor SR)
  • Nadolol (Corgard)
  • Oxprenolol (Trasicor)
  • Pindolol (Visken)
  • Propranolol (Inderal)
  • Sotalol (Sotacor)
  • Timolol (Blocadren)
Calcium-Channel Blockers
  • Diltiazam (Cardizem CD/SR)
  • Felodipine (Plendil, Renedil)
  • Verapamil (Isoptin Chronovera)