Active ingredients: atenolol
What it is used for
ATENOLOL is indicated in the management of:, All grades of hypertension, including hypertension of renal origin., Frequent disabling angina without evidence of cardiac failure., Cardiac arrhythmias (acute treatment of supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias including,those associated with acute myocardial infarction)., Myocardial infarction - Late intervention (beta-blocker class effect greater than 12 hours after,onset of chest pain)
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White colored, round, biconvex tablets with 8 mm diameter, with the inscription ATENOLOL 50 on one side and scoring line on other side
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient atenolol
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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