Atenolol

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What Are The Uses Of Atenolol?

Atenolol, a cardio selective beta blocker, is used for:

  • Antihypertensive activity
  • Treating chest pain (angina), and other conditions caused by coronary artery disease.
  • High blood pressure (hypertension).

What Are The Side Effects Of Atenolol?

Some patients may feel one or more of any of the following symptoms:

  • Hypotension
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Breathlessness
  • Muscle cramps
  • Fatigue
  • Palpitations
  • Oedema
  • Flushing
  • Cold extremities
  • Dyspnoea
  • Dyspepsia 

What Are The Contraindications Of Atenolol?

Combination of Amlodipine, Atenolol should be used cautiously in the following cases:

  • Elderly patients, as they may see excessive fall in blood pressure.
  • Patients with congestive failure, COPD.
  • Patients with thyrotoxicosis, renal impairment, vasopastic angina and hepatic.
  • Diabetic patients. Tachycardia occurring with hypoglycaemia may be masked by beta blockers.
  • Lactation.
  • Untreated pheochromocytoma (a rare tumour of adrenal gland tissue).

What Are The Uses Of Atenolol?

Atenolol, a cardio selective beta blocker, is used for:

  • Antihypertensive activity
  • Treating chest pain (angina), and other conditions caused by coronary artery disease.
  • High blood pressure (hypertension).

What Are The Side Effects Of Atenolol?

Some patients may feel one or more of any of the following symptoms:

  • Hypotension
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Breathlessness
  • Muscle cramps
  • Fatigue
  • Palpitations
  • Oedema
  • Flushing
  • Cold extremities
  • Dyspnoea
  • Dyspepsia 

What Are The Contraindications Of Atenolol?

Combination of Amlodipine, Atenolol should be used cautiously in the following cases:

  • Elderly patients, as they may see excessive fall in blood pressure.
  • Patients with congestive failure, COPD.
  • Patients with thyrotoxicosis, renal impairment, vasopastic angina and hepatic.
  • Diabetic patients. Tachycardia occurring with hypoglycaemia may be masked by beta blockers.
  • Lactation.
  • Untreated pheochromocytoma (a rare tumour of adrenal gland tissue).