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An excellent point, doc. And the kind of esoteric interaction that is all the more reason to have a "diving cardiologist", not just a cardiologist, give the OP a workup.
Oops - I did find a reference to cardio stress testing and 13 METS. But the test is only encouraged if the doctor has some doubts. It is not mandatory.
Thank you, sir. I do have a Cardiologist that I will call. PM on the way...J_Rod, that depends a lot on the condition of your heart at present. It's interesting that one EKG came out "abnormal" at your annual physical but the second one said "normal". There is a computer algorithm that reads the EKG on the machine but that's not a substitute for a cardiologist. Absent any other information I don't think I'd be reassured by what the machine said especially if the tech had to re-run it to have it say "normal". Are you followed by a cardiologist? If not I recommend you pick a good one and get worked up, then take the results to a diving physician. If you PM me your location I can let you know who's close to you.