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ANGIOGRAPHY

Preparation:

If you are to have a contrast injection, you should not have anything to eat or drink for four hours before your CT scan. If you are allergic to iodine or have asthma, please inform the technologist 5-7 days prior to your exam. If you are taking Glucophage, Glucovance, or Metformin, you will be asked to refrain from taking this medication the day of the exam and for 48 hours after the scan is completed. Please check with your physician. All other medications should be taken with water if possible