It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Weight Loss Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-16-2013, 07:24 AM   #1
Senior Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: New York City
Posts: 252
Voxx976 HB UserVoxx976 HB UserVoxx976 HB UserVoxx976 HB UserVoxx976 HB UserVoxx976 HB User
Diet and Drugs

My dilemma. I really need to lose 25 pounds but I'm bothered by angina, not serious but real.
The best drug class for prevention of attacks are beta-blocklers, usually atenolol which I have recently started...and it works completely.

BUT I took atenolol years ago for hypertension and I know first hand that a major side effect is WEIGHT GAIN, which I do not need or want.

It seems a Hobson's choice that I am stuck with, so just using the opportunity to vent: BAH, HUMBUG! It sucks when you need to do something for your health that inevitably causes health problems.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:22 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!