What is Atenolol?

It is a beta blocker.It is an antihypertensive agent which can be used in heart failure also.

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I have been on the lowest dose possible of Atenolol 12.5mg daily for my blood pressure for about a 1.5 years, before this I was on...

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Atenolol belongs to the family of drugs called beta blockers. It can be associated with a decrease in heart...

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I am a 61 yr.old male who has been taking atenolol 50 mg since 2003. I was started on atenolol after my aortic valve was replaced because of...

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Yes it is because of the drug atenolol.
Atenolol is a beta-blocker commonly prescribed to men for various heart ailments.Atenolol is known...

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I am a type 2 diabetic and hypertensive well controlled on Atenolol 50 mg once a day. I am also taking Enalapril 10 mg twice a day regularly....

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Metoprolol can be taken instead of Atenolol to control blood pressure.

They are in the same family of medications.

There are fewer side...

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