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High Cholesterol board

  1. Arizona..about Niacin.....
    ... afterall. I also take Avapro 150 mgs. and 25mgs. of Atenolol for BP. Wonder if taking Niacin with those would be...

  2. Update on whether to use statin or not...
    ... all (but then it's a pretty low dose, anyway); 25 mg atenolol (beta blocker) each a.m. because I do have an annoying...

  3. Update on whether or not to use a statin..
    ... nearly always well UNDER 120/80, and that I take 25 mg. Atenolol daily just to try to ward off uncomfortable occasional...

  4. Do You Experts Think I NEED Lipitor?????
    ... three years it's 70-ish or less), I take just 25 mg. Atenolol every morning. I'm told I don't really NEED it, but...

  5. Can lasix diuretic cause glucose or cholesterol increases?
    ... blockers sap the strength from me. My wife takes 50 mg of atenolol , just like myself, and so far says that she is not ... wanted her to continue taking the diuretic, along with atenolol , but she dropped the hctz. I wanted him to try her...

  6. Vytorin
    ... Lipitor, Stanols, Niacin, Losartan, HCTZ, Amlopdipine, Atenolol , aspirin and folic acid with a special formulation...

  7. Cholesterol Medication Affecting Blood Pressure
    ... very well maintained on a low dose of a beta blocker ( atenolol ). After going on Lipitor for 6 months (had to stop ... was put on a calcium channel blocker (along with my atenolol ). My BP is lower now - but still a bit higher than...

  8. heart attack risk
    ... side effect...I gained nearly 10 pounds in 14 days on atenolol :) and needed to squeeze EXTREMELY hard on the calories...
    ... my exercise time. I've heard some complain about atenolol and propranolol and it sounds like they are even worse...

  9. Weight gain with Crestor
    ... beta-blocker for high blood pressure? Something like atenolol or propranolol can pile the pounds on....

Stroke board

  1. Opinions Needed Please.......
    ... elevated pressure170/110 with pulse of 110. Put on atenolol 25mg. helped somewhat with pressure but still felt...

Addison's Disease board

  1. think I am going crazy
    ... legs my head shake they gave me a new pescription atenolol . I took it and feelling better walking better anyway...

Chronic Fatigue board

  1. Feeling Unwell (again....)
    ... Anyone else in the same boat? I am on xanax, zoloft, atenolol for a rapid heart rate, lipitor, and ambien once in...

Diabetes board

  1. Symptoms Due To Diabetes Or Anxiety?
    ... The medication I took was Atenolol , a beta blocker. The doctor gave it to me despite...

  2. Where do I start?
    ... developed last spring within the last 6 months. I take atenolol for the thyroid (been on beta blockers for 17 years...

  3. Should I Be Happy?
    ... different bp medication also. My doctor took me off atenolol and put me on Altace when I was diagnosed. You have...

  4. Diabetics and ulcerated wounds
    ... He was taking 1 metformin for diabetes, and also atenolol for his blood pressure. He had decided to lose weight...
    ... He was taking 1 metformin for diabetes, and also atenolol for his blood pressure. He had decided to lose weight...

  5. Blood pressure meds and their effects on glucose?
    ... heard that diuretics and beta blockers, especially Atenolol can affect your glucose. I always had very normal ... glucose levels until they put me on Atenolol 2 years ago. Slowly but surely my numbers are going ... for years with no problems, yet when they put him on Atenolol his numbers went a little higher. Since we both have ... have both cut our doseage down, as U have to wean off Atenolol . Hope this helps, and U should talk with your dr...

  6. High Blood Pressure And Diabetics
    ... medication she take Lisinopril, Hydrochlorothiazide, Atenolol , and Metformin. My mother want to know what do you...

  7. Diabetic and skipped heartbeats
    ... year. I do keep it under control though with meds. ( atenolol and analapril) My blood sugar levels have been under...

  8. Blood Pressure & Diabetes
    ... lucky here, but I only have to take a 25 mg Tenormin ( Atenolol ) tablet in the morning and it keeps my BP in check...

  9. Sweating & Diabetes
    ... Diabetes, and if so, what can I do? I also am taking Atenolol for elevated blood pressure which works well to maintain...
    ... Don't know about the Atenolol , but Printcrafter is correct that if it's connected ... low, then it may, indeed, be a side effect of the atenolol . Ruth...

  10. High blood pressure medication?
    ... recommended for diabetics. My doctor switched me from atenolol , a beta blocker to Altace, an ace inhibitor. Some...

  11. Please Help...When does diabetes related ED kick in
    ... developed high blood pressure. When the Doctors prescribed Atenolol for it my BP came down but i started to have ED troubles ... . My doctor said that this could be due to Atenolol and instead switched me to Amlodipine and Losartan...
    ... experience that you did when I was switched from Ziac to Atenolol following a type II diagnosis. It was as if ED just ... showed up just after starting the Atenolol . Later I was switched to Toprol with identicial effects...

  12. High Blood Pressure Beta Blockers that Don't Increase Glucose
    ... medications until I started taking the beta blocker Atenolol for my high blood pressure. It did wonders for my ... I understand that this is a common side effect of Atenolol in people who have a tendency toward glucose intolerance...
    ... anything about the newer beta blockers, but I was on atenolol when I was diagnosed with diabetes last year. My doctor...
    ... Yes, atenolol can cause a slight rise in blood sugar readings. For...

  13. type 2 and atenolol
    ... I am taking 25 mg of atenolol in the morning. I have been reading if you are type ... When I was diagnosed, I was switched from Ziac to Atenolol because of the diabetes. Later on, I was switched ... to indicate that there would be a reason to avoid Atenolol if you are diabetic....
    ... Beta blockers like atenolol have been shown to increase insulin resistance. ...
    ... with diabetes, my doctor switched me from 25mg of atenolol to 5mg of Altace, an ACE inhibitor. He said it would...
    ... I am taking 25 mg of atenolol in the morning. I have been reading if you are type ... hypertension in Type 2 diabetes. Beta-Blockers (like Atenolol ) and calcium-channel blockers are more effective than ... adverse outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes. Atenolol is not usually thought of as a first-line agent for...
    ... My blood pressure with 25mg atenolol was 135/85. When I switched to Altace, it dropped...

  14. I need HELP again
    ... without effect. Just to see if that could be it. Atenolol is a beta1 blocker. That class of meds can make insulin...

  15. Glucose Levels and High Blood Pressure Medications
    ... reasons why these drugs aren't recommended over eg atenolol which I'm presentlly taking? I know that ACE Inhibitors...
    ... for responding to my posting. I'm taking 25 mg of Atenolol and the lowest dose they make of diazide for my pressure...
    ... I was taking 25 mg of atenolol when I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. My doctor...

  16. Lab results - pre Diabetes?
    ... Thanks for any info. Also, I saw the thread on Atenolol . I have been taking it in small dose for over ten...
    ... learn something about. Sorry, I can't help with the Atenolol as I am not familiar with the medication. I would...
    ... treated for hypertension, although you mentioned taking atenolol for other reasons. Diet is another possibility. ...

  17. Atenolol and Glucose
    ... experienced, an increase in glucose levels after taking atenolol for high blood pressure? If so, what other high blood ... changes and glucose control may be a problem with atenolol . [url]http://www.sunderland.ac.uk/~hs0dad/profile ... / atenolol /adver.htm[/url] There are good studies which suggest...
    ... I was taking 25mg atenolol before I was diagnosed with diabetes four months ago...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. Myofascial Pain
    ... heartbeat for years and I, too, take Toprol. I took Atenolol for years but it eventually stopped working so I was...

  2. I'm new to the board and I need some support
    ... ago. I was dx'd with FM 4 years ago. I was taking Atenolol for this and was switched over to Toprol XL a couple...

  3. Just curious
    ... 10mg Lisinopril a day, 1 tab twice a day of 50mg Atenolol ...this one really made me act crazy and scared my...

  4. does anyone have fibro and mvp?
    ... i have fibro and mvp also and my dr. put me on atenolol . it has helped alot with the fast hr and the pain...

  5. Numbness/tingling non-stop in lower legs/neg EMG
    ... cholesterol in normal range. I also take fluid pill and atenolol in the AM to slow my fast pulse....

  6. Worst Flare Since Diagnosis
    ... what made the fatigue better), Avalide 300 mg and Atenolol for high bp, and iron for anemia. My symptoms started...
    ... Everybody knows what all is on your med list? Atenolol blocks action of thyroid hormone at the cellular level...

  7. severe chest pain, went to the ER
    ... heart skip beats, add beats, beat faster and I take atenolol everyday to make my heart beat normal. They discovered...

  8. Not for sure if this is what I have or not??
    ... Prolapse which is nothing major but I have been on " atenolol which is the generic name or the brand name is tenormin...

Immune Disorders board

  1. Possible Connective Tissue Disease - Numerous Arrhythmias - Maybe V-Tac
    ... normal. For the tachycardia and arrythmia's, I take Atenolol . While it does slow down the heart rate, it doesn ... to prevent the arrythmia's. For the past 8 months, Atenolol has probably kept me alive. My symptoms all onset ... actually helped: Doxycycline, Glucose tablets, and the Atenolol . Nothing else has any effect on the symptoms The...

Lupus board

  1. Drug Induced Lupus
    ... Lupus for almost 2 years. The drug is (was for me) atenolol which is a beta blocker that lowers BP, reduces the ... It has been 12 or 13 days since I have stopped the atenolol , and I am slowly but surely recovering :) I cannot...
    ... have had no testing concerning the DIL. Once I saw atenolol on the list, I almost knew it was causing it. I am...

  2. new name for mystery symptom
    ... Wednesday. I was on Catapress3 patches,Lotrel, and atenolol , benicar, plauenil *sp*, my luck, and my angst was...

  3. Eye exam question
    ... you worried.Hi. Yes, I take hydrochlorothiazide and atenolol for high blood pressure. I did ask him point blank...

  4. Photosensitivity
    ... reply. I am currently taking hydrochlorothiazide and atenolol for high blood pressure and vicodin and motrin for...

  5. A Few Questions From Ryan
    ... unexplained electrical impulse problem", I was put on 50 mg Atenolol for it, but it does not work very well. I couldn...

  6. Lab letter from my rheumatologist
    ... the combination of those with Zoloft, Nexium, and Atenolol ) is making me quite woozy, and my concentration is...

  7. New (Un)diagnosis & Questions
    ... recently diagnosed as migraines, currently controlled by Atenolol ) 5. Moderate-to-severe pain with menstruation and...

  8. Rashes? Lupus?
    ... current meds are Plaquenil, Bextra, Nexium, Elavil, Atenolol , and Zoloft. It's already been a couple months (or...

Colds & Flu board

  1. Flu Shot Or Not?????
    ... ****** ans: The only other meds I take daily, is Atenolol for my SVT arrhythmia, and the Advair inhaler, (lowest...

  2. Help...rapid heartbeats and pulse
    ... through several EKGs, weeks of an "event" monitor, Atenolol (low dose, 25 mg only per day) and finally a stress ... days on end. I have a BP machine at home and with Atenolol BP is quite low most of the time. Before the palps...

Hepatitis board

  1. Who All Has Geno Type1?
    ... and there which I think are related to the C. I take Atenolol twice a day for Arrythmia, and Pain Med. as needed...

Herpes board

  1. question about herpes 1
    ... rest.does help you to feel better some..I also take atenolol for my heart racing and florinef to bring up my bloodpressu...

Infectious Diseases board

  1. What is wrong with me, what should I do next?
    ... lab. I'm also on Doxycyline and Beta Blockers ( Atenolol ) for an unknown illness (which I believe is late stage...

Lyme Disease board

  1. migraines and Lyme
    ... migraine drugs work for you. I have tried: propranolol, atenolol , Depakote and Elavil (all migraine drugs) and nothing...

  2. Hello Rodney99
    ... symptoms is a herx and will settle down. I started taking atenolol (for the heart) and xanax (because the rapid pulse...

  3. update. havent been here in a while
    ... went back to her cardiologist who started her back on Atenolol . I did post her WB results back a while ago but I...

  4. Stopping Atenolol Solved Problem
    ... who here is currently taking (or has taken) the drug Atenolol (Tenormin)? Some may remember me posting about Lyme ... problems and shortness of breath). I have been taking Atenolol for nearly a year, with no real improvement in symptoms ... everything, I wanted to slowly discontinue the use of Atenolol (as a last resort), in my case, 50 mg daily (under ... numbness, headaches, confusion. Not only did the Atenolol foul up my body, but it also fouled up the blood tests ... . Atenolol can cause a false positive ANA, affect blood glucose ... on this board who has severe symptoms and is taking Atenolol should seriously consider the Atenolol as the root ... problem of not even being able to take the generic ( atenolol ). I take generic everything else fine. About 2-3 days ... the Lisinopril, but now wonder if the Lisinopril and Atenolol will work ok. I did take 1/2 of a Tenormin this am ... . Wondering if I taper off tenormin to atenolol and lisinopril will work, then as wt loss and bp come ... down, taper off atenolol . Does this make sense to anyone? I am tired of being...

  5. been so sick... heart is a mess
    ... a minute or two, i'm wiped out... i read that Atenolol is not to be taken if heart beat is weak... now i...

  6. Cardiac symptoms anyone??
    ... problems. Since November of 04, I've been taking 50 mg of Atenolol per day. I have the opposite of what you have (tachycardia...

  7. Is Lyme-Related Heart Arrythmia Dangerous?
    ... worse, for the time being, ask your Cardiologist about Atenolol , it will lower your heart rate, and will allow the ... easier. This drug works well at masking tachycardia. Atenolol is a non-selective beta blocker, it blocks the unwanted...

  8. my doctor rocks!
    ... am fine. So, I asked him why do I need to take Atenolol to keep my pulse down if everything is just fine?...
    ... jon Jon, See if she can get a prescription for Atenolol 50 mg. It won't cure the palpitations, but it will ... fluctuate from 175/120 to 130/70 very rapidly. The Atenolol "cured" this as well. Its not a cure, but merely...

  9. Doxycycline has failed
    ... signs of slowing. Cardiologist said to double up on Atenolol (beta blocker) to bring pulse down, but it didn't...

  10. could it be lyme's...?
    ... into tachycardia (fast heart rate). Now I must take Atenolol (beta-blocker) everyday indefinitely. Lyme causes...

  11. Lyme and cardiac involvement
    ... down. Besides the Doxycycline, I am forced to take Atenolol for the rapid and skipped beats. For the first few ... months the Atenolol really helped, but as of late, it seems to be doing...

  12. Update From Ryan
    ... thing that is currently helping me. I still take Atenolol for the rapid pulse and skipped beats, but the symptoms...
    ... who would make the Lyme diagnosis, and prescribed Atenolol for the Tachycardia, and Doxycycline for the Lyme ... . I believe the Atenolol saved my life a few times, without it, my pulse rate ... breath, both very severe before being prescribed the Atenolol . All major heart tests came back normal. Cardiologist...

  13. skiped heart beats
    ... heart rate up to 150 BPM). For the tachycardia, I take Atenolol 50 mg tabs, one per day. I have an abnormal EKG...
    ... hi all she was on enderol, now she is on atenolol just this week. she is also going to take motherwart...

  14. Introduction From Ryan
    ... then was refered to a Cardiologist, and was placed on Atenolol 50 mg tabs for my fast heart rate, the Atenolol is...

  15. Symptoms getting worse... Is it Lymes???
    ... see a cardiologist for palpitations and he put me on atenolol . But let me just tell you over the past few days I ... pressure 130/90 which mine is never high even being on atenolol , a fever of 99-100 which I have had all along but...

Gallbladder board

  1. After Gallbladder Surgery
    ... of med side effects, i found amid many side effects atenolol can cause, tiredness, nausea, upset stomach and also...
    ... I took myself off the Atenolol 2 days ago. Am monitoring my blood pressure. I was ... think I had these chest pains until I started on the Atenolol . I am still having problems with nausea after the...
    ... I have taken Atenolol for 24 years without any significant problems except...

  2. Has anyone had success after Gall bladder removal??
    ... pretty good this morning. But you are right, I am on Atenolol , only take 12.5 -- it's 25 mg but I cut it in half ... . I've often wondered if the Atenolol is causing the ache in the chest. I've been so tempted ... since they had tried two. But I still wonder if the Atenolol is causing the ache. When you mention it to doctors...
    ... and then started a different brand. I never took atenolol but i think it's something you could look into. The ... pressure forum and see if anyone had a problem with atenolol or even google it for side effects. I'm glad you...

  3. Ulcer/Gallbladder / What Else could it be ?
    ... mCG for my Hypothyroid , Celexa 20 Mg for anxiety , Atenolol 50 Mg for Tachacardia , Docusate for stool softner...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. UPDATE —*but no answers still
    ... That's a good choice. It's a beta blocker. I take atenolol which is pretty much the same thing. I think you...

  2. Renal Tubular acidosis
    ... it act's up again. I'm to just continue taking the atenolol for it. Said he'd send a letter to my gp and let...

  3. Can't sit back, can't get comfy
    ... you're taking something for palpitations? I take atenolol for mine. What did they give you for em? I think...
    ... you're taking something for palpitations? I take atenolol for mine. What did they give you for em? Inderal...

  4. Mpgn
    ... Prograf, Prednisone, Lasix, Magnesium, Cozzar and Atenolol . We have tried other meds but nothing has worked...

  5. Lab interpretation question???
    ... off trying to argue with me about the reason I take atenolol . Said it's taken only for high bp or heart disease...
    ... could raise the chloride. Considering I'm only taking atenolol and lasix, that pretty much rules that out. I almost...

  6. Any comments?
    ... hyper flare last may, after a failed attempt with atenolol 250mg/day, I was placed back on propranolol at 240mg...


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