MUGA Scan - Preparation Requirements

TOTAL DURATION OF STUDY:

60minutes (may be extended depending upon clinical indication)

SCANNING TIME:

Patient and clinical specific. Approximately 30 minutes

PREGNANCY:

Contraindicated

BREAST FEEDING:

Stopped 24 hours.

MEDICATION:

No limitations

BIOCHEMISTRY:

Not specific

DIET:

No diet required. Eat as usual. Bring a snack for duration of study.

ALLERGY:

None

HYDRATION:

Patient is encouraged to drink water prior and during study