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Adenosine

Also known as Adenoscan, Adenocard, and My-O-Den

Adenosine (ADO) is a purine nucleoside comprising a molecule of adenine attached to a ribose sugar molecule (ribofuranose) moiety via a β-N9-glycosidic bond.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed adenosine to treat sinus bradycardia, sharp chest pain, increased heart rate, and irregular heartbeat.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take adenosine if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions


Significant Interactions

What side effects are related?

Patients taking adenosine most commonly experience side effects like flushing, shortness of breath, and headache.

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