S-atenolol


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity, 2nd and 3rd degree heart block, cardiogenic shock, bronchospasm, history of obstructive airway disease, metabolic acidosis, hypotension, severe peripheral arterial disease, sinus bradycardia.
Special Precautions
Renal failure, DM, children, pregnancy and lactation. May mask symptoms of hyperthyroidism and hypoglycaemia. Avoid abrupt withdrawal.
Adverse Reactions
Fatigue, cold extremities, bradycardia, heart failure, headache, dizziness, hallucinations, confusion and sleep disturbances.
Drug Interactions
Disopyramide when given in combination with atenolol depresses myocardial contractility and may precipitate cardiac failure. Efficacy may be antagonised by NSAIDs.
CIMS Class
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