Anselol is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) atenolol. On this page you will find out more about Anselol, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: atenolol
Information for medicine and pack size:
Anselol 50 mg film-coated tablet, 30
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Atenolol is indicated in the management of: 1. All grades of hypertension, including hypertension of renal origin. 2. Frequent disabling angina without evidence of cardiac failure. 3. Cardiac arrhythmias (maintenance treatment of supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmiaswhich have been controlled with intravenous atenol, including those associated with acute myocardial infarction). 4. Myocardial infarction: late intervention (beta-blocker class effect).
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||White, film-coated, biconvex round tablet with a breakline on one side and plain on the other side.|
|Dosage Form||Tablet, film coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
30 - not for individual patient supply: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light,Protect from Moisture|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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