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My physician has changed my 100g tenormin q.d. to 50mg b.i.d. For personal reasons, I find I often forget the evening dose...should I take the 100 qd?? Dr. says med will not be as effective?? I took 100mg for several years on q.d. basis, his RX..why t...
by Karen in Minneapolis, MN, 11/28/2012
I am taking 25 mg. atenolol ,effient 10mg, lisinopril 10mg and my blood drop to 100/45.I feel extremely tired. I was on Lipitol 40mg it almost put me in a wheelchair. I am off it now.
by mack sutton in Sumner,Ga., 04/28/2012
I am taking 50mg of Atenolol. I was also taking Lisinopril/HCTZ 10-12.5mg tab. Now I have developed a nagging cough. My doctor has told me to stop taking the Lisinophril. The cough has gotten a little better, but I still cough. Is it safe to continue ...
by Annette Morris in Stockbridge, GA, 05/30/2007
They give the drug of Atenolol to reduce your heart rate when you go in for a heart scan on the 64 slice scanner. What is the dosage they use? What is an exaggerated dose of Atenolol over a 3 hour period?
by Alice Noble in Bucyrus, KS, 01/13/2007
I am concerned what effects long term taking of this medication, i.e. 10 years.
by E. FRY. in Australia, 11/20/2006
Classification: Beta-adrenergic blocking agent
See Also: See also Beta-Adrenergic Blocking Agents.
Action/Kinetics: Predominantly beta-1 blocking activity. Has no membrane stabilizing activity or intrinsic sympathomimetic activity. Low lipid solubility. Peak blood levels: 2-4 hr. t 1/2: 6-9 hr. 50% eliminated unchanged in the feces.
Uses: Hypertension (either alone or with other antihypertensives such as thiazide diuretics). Angina pectoris due to hypertension, coronary atherosclerosis, and AMI. Investigational: Prophylaxis of migraine, alcohol withdrawal syndrome, situational anxiety, ventricular arrhythmias, prophylactically to reduce incidence of supraventricular arrhythmias in coronary artery bypass surgery.
Special Concerns: Dosage not established in children.
How Supplied: Injection: 0.5 mg/mL; Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg