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Old 03-13-2008, 09:24 AM   #16
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Re: Enlarged Heart

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Originally Posted by itsmebeck View Post
As for medication. I was on 25mg of Atenolol daily. My doctor told me since I'm no longer having the PVCs that I no longer need to take it, so I'm currently not on any medication. I am starting to have issues with SVT, which I had before starting the Atenolol. I'm also starting to get the daily headaches back, which is one of the reasons I was put on the Atenolol. So I definitely plan to ask my cardiologist about that when I see her next month.
I don't understand why a medical professional, knowing that there are existing heart problems, would stop a beneficial medication.
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