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Do beta blockers effect the brain and lead to short term memory loss?

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar

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Posted on Thu, 2 Aug 2018 in Brain and Spine
Question: will beta blocker effect my brain? im alreasy having short term memory, and some other brain function. will it make it worse r better?
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Answered by Dr. Sudhir Kumar 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Beta blockers are generally safe for brain.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for posting your query.

I am Dr Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist, and I would try my best to help you.

I have noted your details. Beta blockers are generally safe for brain and they do not adversely affect brain functions. Beta blocker would not improve or worsen the memory.

For what purpose are you taking the beta blocker?

I hope my answer helps. Please get back if you have any follow up queries or if you require any additional information.

Wishing you good health,

Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology) XXXXXXX Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, XXXXXXX XXXXXXX
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Follow up: Dr. Sudhir Kumar 1 minute later
im taken it for fast heart rate n shakey
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Answered by Dr. Sudhir Kumar 4 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You can safely take it.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for getting back.

You can safely continue it.

Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
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