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Can you side effects, such as, shortness of breath, dizziness,

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Can you side effects, such as, shortness of breath, dizziness, and pain after a nuclear stress test? This happened after my husband had a nuclear stress test yesterday. He is still weak from it.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Vakul Aren replied 6 years ago.
Dear Customer,
Hello.You can have side effects like palpitations,shortness of breath,fatigue,headache and nausea.Hypotension may occur.Cardiac ischaemia or angina and chest pain may be seen in some patients.A doctor/ER needs to be consulted immediately as there may be a possibility of ischaemia or infarction or other serious problems.Weakness may remain for some time.
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