The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Arbutamine for Stress Testing
January 30, 1998 (Issue: 1019)Myocardial perfusion imaging and stress echocardiography in patients who cannot exercise may require use of drugs. Arbutamine (GenESA - Gensia Automedics), a potent synthetic sympathomimetic, has recently been approved by the FDA for use with a...more
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