Stress Test

  • Wear Comfortable exercise clothes and shoes to perform activity (NO underwire bras/lotions)
  • Light snacks 1 hour before test (NO snack if having blood draw)
  • NO caffeine, smoking or exercise prior test Medications ~ See List Have inhalers if appropriate


ALL Beta Blockers including:

  • Acebutolol hydrochloride (Sectral),
  • Atenolol (Tenormin),
  • Betaxolol (Kerlone),
  • Bisoprolol (Zebeta),
  • Carteolol (Ocupress),
  • Carvedilol (Coreg),
  • Esmolol (Brevibloc),
  • Labetalol (such as Normodyne or Trandate),
  • Metoprolol (such as Lopressor or Toprol XL),
  • Nadolol (Corgard),
  • Penbutolol sulfate (Levatol),
  • Pindolol (Visken),
  • Propranolol (Inderal), Sotalol (Betapace AF), Timolol (Blocadren) need to be DISCONTINUED the morning of the test.

Diabetic medications (oral) including: Chlorpropamide, Tolazamide, Tolbutamide, Gliclazide, Glimepiride, Glipizide, Glyburide, Rosiglitazone, Metformin, Pioglitazone, Nateglininde, and Repaglininde need to be DISCONTINUED the morning of the test. Insulin needs to be cut in half. Insulin pumps should be DISCONTINUED.

Contact Information

Ironwood Square
10133 N.92nd Street, Suite 102
Scottsdale, Arizona 85258

Phone: 480-664-4615
Fax: 480.664.4367

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