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  1. SVT ( SupraVentricular Tachycardia )
    ... about upping your dose or giving you a different bb. Atenolol lowered my heart rate more dramatically than metoprolol...

  2. Mitral Valve Prolapse Questions
    ... slow heartrate and the last medication I was on was Atenolol which seemed to help the heart rate. Good luck and...

  3. Can Erythromycin and/or Azithromycin cause skipped heart beats???
    ... I am currently taking Atenolol 25mg. (2x's per day) for fast heart rate. I should ... finally diagnosed with PSVT this past Feb. and the Atenolol is for the fast heart rate and not high blood pressure...

  4. Tachycardia
    ... heart to reach upwards of 200bpm at times. I am on Atenolol 50 mg. 1x daily and Norpace CR 150 mg. twice daily ... years ago, it seems we found the right combo with the atenolol and norpace. The cardiologist at this point said the ... morning, and in the meantime I was told to increase the atenolol to 50 mg. 2x daily until then, and she (the PCP) will...

  5. what do low b/p people take for tachy?
    ... with really low blood pressure. What I've seen is atenolol , metoprolol, and bisoprolol - β1 selectives,...

  6. Link between benign PVC's and mitral regurgitation?
    ... medication to control the PVC,s for years. I was on Atenolol and seemd to work great controling them. My heart ... I could feel every PVC but after being prescribed Atenolol it really helped. Good Luck Melba...

  7. chest pain
    ... severe. I can do everything with this.I also take atenolol 25mg for controlling my BP. Now usually my BP is 120...

  8. Newly diagnosed mvp and svt...any advice?
    ... just diagnosed with MVP and SVT and have started on Atenolol ...but as an active mom with lots of kids I now feel...
    ... sun on a weekly basis has helped me. I am also on Atenolol daily and also Cartia. Magnesium does give some...

  9. Has Anyone Ever Heard of This?
    ... well in keeping her blood pressure under control. Atenolol is not a blood pressure medication, it is a beta blocker...
    ... [QUOTE=aether4;3618172] Atenolol is not a blood pressure medication, it is a beta blocker...

  10. 240 bpm?
    ... also have high blood pressure and was allergic to Atenolol so went on Lisinopril and Verapomil together for it...

  11. can anyone give me hope?
    ... Back on Atenolol ..tried Propranolol and Metoprolol...really dizzy....
    ... [QUOTE=needhealing777;3562910]Back on Atenolol ..tried Propranolol and Metoprolol...really dizzy....

  12. feelings after a super ventricular tachycardia spell
    ... attention. I would ask you doctor for some extra Atenolol or other Beta Blocker to have on hand just in case...
    ... blood pressure, but with the Diltiazem and low dose of Atenolol my bp runs low. I am due to see the cardio next month...

  13. So disappointed in these betas
    ... times..very scary..now I don't want to take this one ( Atenolol ) anymore..does ANYONE have ANY suggestions which one...

  14. question for people with fast heart rates
    ... Channel Blockers (like verapamil), beta blockers (like atenolol or the newer nebivolol), and digoxin. Some try...

  15. 3rd beta blocker, which really is the best?
    ... haven't seen these numbers in years..I was wondering ( Atenolol being the next one), which beta seems to be the best ... least the confusion and depression and do you think Atenolol would also keep my sugars more normal?...

  16. EP Study Fear
    ... I actually just switched from Atenolol to Metoprolol about a week ago.. So far the only side...

  17. Recently diagnosed with tachycardia, would like help with echo results
    ... recently diagnosed with tachycardia controlled with 50mg atenolol . My cardiologist sent me for an echo and i'd like...
    ... but they're not concerned and they started me on the atenolol . It was a student doc that did this, then the...

  18. questions about beta drugs and side effects
    ... is supposed to control it..also, if I switched to Atenolol to try that,would I have to wean or can I just go...

  19. My heart is driving me crazy, any ideas? help?
    ... heartbeat is irregular, but chemically controlled by Atenolol . I have had trouble with shortness of breath ... that I had Mitral valve prolapse and prescribed 50mg Atenolol . My mom didn't want to start me on the drug without ... to come through my ribs either. Since starting Atenolol 3 months ago I have gained 10 pounds, and the results ... decreased. Also, I've developed some side effects from Atenolol . My heart rate is slower than before, but still irregular ... or fight it, daily about 3 hours after taking the Atenolol despite having slept 7+ hours. The nausea has also ... is the result of bad nutrition. He prescribed the Atenolol without doing any testing, except the stethescope ... lot greater in the early morning before I take the Atenolol , but still...I am concerned. Could it be something ... else? Could it be the drug? Some people say that Atenolol is awful, and that it can actually cause/aggravate...
    ... I was on Atenolol for about 9 months and I didn't have any side effects ... definitely worth a try. Honestly though I really liked the Atenolol . It helped with my migraines and daily headaches and ... works for YOU!! But like I said, in my experience Atenolol was great!!...
    ... risks of sudden discontinuation of beta blockers like atenolol - just in case you ever get temped to do so, especially...
    ... badly to all even in combination. My latest is the atenolol . It seemed to be pretty good at first but i have also...

  20. heart pounds after quickly bending over and standing back up
    ... happens to me, I also have a panic attack. I was put on ATENOLOL to slow my heart rate and maybe stop the attacks....

  21. Enlarged Heart
    ... on my side! As for medication. I was on 25mg of Atenolol daily. My doctor told me since I'm no longer having ... 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...
    ... itsmebeck;3484709]As for medication. I was on 25mg of Atenolol daily. My doctor told me since I'm no longer having ... 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...
    ... My cardiologist gave me a prescrip for Atenolol for my PVCs, BUT he told me unless I felt like they ... magnesium helps my PVCs, so I have never taken the Atenolol . My valve problem is also a "watch and wait" situation...
    ... Mileena42;3488818]My cardiologist gave me a prescrip for Atenolol for my PVCs, BUT he told me unless I felt like they ... magnesium helps my PVCs, so I have never taken the Atenolol . My valve problem is also a "watch and wait" situation...

  22. SupraVentricular TachyCardia - SVT
    ... and kept me on the EKG the whole time. They gave me Atenolol to keep my heart rate at a slower pace. Since it's...

  23. Is anyone here taking a heart medication that does not make you gain weight????
    ... I've been on Atenolol for awhile now and I haven't had any side effects...

  24. Please help! 25 y/o with palpiations!!
    ... for 3 days. I was told I had an SVT attack, given Atenolol (50 mg a day), and Ativan (.5 mg as needed). I tried ... and stress test. All normal. I was told I could take Atenolol if I wanted to, but he didn't seem to concerned. I ... s- not sure). Either way, again I was told to take Atenolol if I wanted to. So, here I am now... 4 months...

  25. Lots of heart issues.. Have some questions..
    ... mention that I'm already on a beta blocker, 25 mg of Atenolol per day. TIA!! [/SIZE]...

  26. How long for side effects?
    ... 2nd coreg, 3rd atenelol. I was doing well on the atenolol til about month 3. Then I was put on acebutolol ...
    ... pathological rapid heart rate) and high BP. I took atenolol (an older generation BB) for 6 years and really suffered ... thought that I had developed drug induced Lupus from atenolol . (atenolol is on the list of drugs that can do this ... another type because of an incident I had when I stopped atenolol abruptly. The following 9 days were he**, and the...

  27. Coreg and weight gain?
    ... per day for 2.5 months, and I love it, compared to atenolol that I took for probably 6 years (from 50 mg to 100...

  28. Everyday heart palpitations HELP!
    ... palpitations to my doctor and he prescribed 50mg of Atenolol for the HBP, but the medication also quietens down...

  29. Pounding Heart
    ... between 4 and 5am. I told my doctor and he put me on Atenolol after getting a BP reading of 160/92. Even with normal...
    ... month ago and has not really gone away, even with the Atenolol . BTW, there's no problem getting off to sleep and...
    ... Thanks Impala Lady, I'm currently still on Atenolol for HBP, but I see that drug is also prescribed for...
    ... heart and anxiety, though not as bad, with 50mg of Atenolol . I can feel my heart beating more forcefully all day...

  30. So Scared, Please Help!
    ... beats, my doctor prescribed a daily dosage of 25mg of Atenolol , which I’ve taken over the past 10 years. In ... family doctor suggested that I slowly discontinue the Atenolol and start taking 120MG of Verapamil to help control...
    ... you to do the right thing. You CANNOT abruptly stop atenolol , so he is starting the CCB correctly. I read info...
    ... five years and then whammo. So the cardio put me on atenolol 25mg at night and it made me dizzy and whoozy that...

  31. Multiple Heart Palpitations.
    ... monitor had all the test found out I had mvp.was put on atenolol and it seemed to stop them.started getting them again...

  32. Darn SVT came back yesterday....ugh!
    ... goes the heartrate over 200. So I sat down, took my atenolol and a xanax and proceeded to try and stop them with...

  33. Not sure what this is - Please help.
    ... 19. Bit of heart palpitations. On atenolol . Been waking up after about six hours of sleep with...

  34. SVT for a year. now... seems to be having chest pains on opposite side of my heart...
    ... will have another episode. I was told to take an Atenolol when I have issues and wait an hour. I waited an...

  35. Please help me
    ... significance of PVCs and suggested I try Toprol or Atenolol . He was of the opinion that these meds rarely help...

  36. Is This Normal Practice The World Over?
    ... I was put on a regime of tablets asprin, ramapril, atenolol , and simvastatin, and given a GTN spray to use if...

  37. PVC's, PAC's and Chest Pain Getting the Best of Me, mentally
    ... the 80/90 range (usually 55 - 60). I am now taking atenolol - and am going to ask my dr. to provide a rx for ...

  38. How's it going Stent people?
    ... house, inside and outside chores. I think the atenolol has been bothering me for much longer than I have...

  39. Pain At Or Below Collarbone, Shoulders, Etc
    ... My blood pressure is somewhat under control with atenolol , 50 mg a day. Sometimes a get a lot of noises from...

  40. bata blockers ( atenolol ) 50 MG per day
    ... not copyrighted: What should I avoid while taking atenolol ? Atenolol can cause side effects that may impair ... increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking atenolol . --------------------------------------------- ... ---------------- I have taken the same dose of atenolol for 5 years and have had a drink from time to time...
    ... I have been on Atenolol 50 mg for two years now for the same reasons..at first...

  41. Want Other Opinions
    ... and tell him its not really helping so he gives me atenolol 100mg a day 50 in the morning 50 at night..i just ... percent better..he doesn't know the cause and said if atenolol doesn't work he wants me to go for angiogram..that...

  42. constant palpitations
    ... stress test,echo and all they found was mvp .put me on atenolol seemed to help but had to up dosage they stopped for...

  43. Now what?
    ... has gone away already. (I was taking a beta blocker, atenolol (6 or 7 years) and switched to Coreg last night.)...
    ... hear that you are in pretty fair shape. I think the atenolol was doing me in. I have slept for almost 2 days with ... cardiologist are sure that is what I had, but I stopped the atenolol after I found it on the list of medicines that could...
    ... hear that you are in pretty fair shape. I think the atenolol was doing me in. I have slept for almost 2 days with ... cardiologist are sure that is what I had, but I stopped the atenolol after I found it on the list of medicines that could...

  44. 23 yr. old female with chest pain.. help !!
    ... etc. everything came back normal.. and I was put on atenolol to help control the "panic attacks" and also was put...

  45. Anyone On 25 Mg Atenolol For Rapid Heartbeat?
    ... All the beta blockers, including atenolol 25 mg made me feel very tired and ache a lot, which...

  46. i've got a low grade infection
    ... right side of my heart but my ef while on 100mg/day of atenolol is 60 which would make it about 52 without. Didn...
    ... for the time being. All I'm taking at the mo is the atenolol and a mega dose of vitamin d. You sound like a walking...

  47. Taking Coreg CR
    ... heart failure. This is my 6th day on Coreg CR. I took atenolol , another beta blocker, for over 6 years and it suddenly...

  48. EKG inverted T waves
    ... Houston thats when they dx me with mpv.was on 50mg atenolol they upped it to 100mg that stopped the rapid HB and...

  49. Congestive Heart Failure
    ... left ventricle. I take Altace to lower my bp and atenolol to ease the strain on my heart. Have gotten back...
    ... left ventricle. I take Altace to lower my bp and atenolol to ease the strain on my heart. Have gotten back...

  50. 8 beat run of PVCs
    ... and chronic daily headaches so my doctor put me on Atenolol because she said it was a good fit for me. It would ... help the PVCs become less frequent. I've been on the Atenolol for about 2 months now I really like it! It's definitely ... I've had no side affects at all while being on the Atenolol . Hope that helps some!! Good luck!! ~Beck...

  51. anyone with fast heart rate?
    ... PVCs a bit, and lower my blood pressure. (The med is Atenolol .) I've been on the med for about 2 months now, my...

  52. Sucking feeling / tightness in chest area
    ... Minoxidil (a vasodilator) for hair loss and 25mg of Atenolol (beta blocker) for blood pressure, heart rate and...

  53. Heart palpitations and anemia
    ... have lessened! That is wonderful! Are you still on atenolol ? Did you find out if the athenolol was causing the...

  54. alcohol ablation
    ... atrial fib. I took amiodarone for 2 yrs. as well as atenolol , slow mag , and coumadin. Amiodarone was stopped ... after my ablation in Nov. and atenolol was increased. No a fib until may of this yr. and ... am taking sotalol 80mg twice daily instead of the atenolol . Kizz...

  55. Scared to tears..
    ... started out at 210/140 about 3 years ago. I've been on Atenolol , Norvasc, Paxil, Lexapro, and occasional Zyrtec for ... allergies. Atenolol I stopped because it was making me too drowsy after...

  56. renin-aldosterone-potassium???
    ... bounces a lot from high to low. Currently taking 100mg atenolol for hyperthyroidism and 10mg lasix to try to keep...
    ... Hi Helen, :) taking 100mg atenolol for hyperthyroidism and 10mg lasix to try to keep...

  57. Enlarged heart questions
    ... doctor and he gave me Lexapro and BP medication.. atenolol and Benicar with a water pill in it. Ran blood work ... 162/96 which he said was way too high. He upped my atenolol this time to lower my BP and for the enlargement. ... I do feel better already just since he upped my atenolol and my BP has come down. IS my BP up because of the ... they told me years ago. If I had kept taking the atenolol when they prescribed it to me when I was 24 would...
    ... mg to 40-12.5 mg. Then of course the 50 2x a day atenolol and he did give me a 10 meq potassium pill. Its pretty...

  58. heart attack
    ... some enlargement on the right side but my ef on the atenolol is 60 which would make it about 52 without. Not bad...

  59. I just dont get it!!!
    ... had an enlarged muscle in my heart and prescribed atenolol . I lost a bunch of weight and they went away. The...

  60. Is 22 young for PAC's/PVC's?
    ... s so that's what my doctor put me on! (The med is Atenolol .) I haven't actually noticed a difference with the...

  61. Ablation for pvc's, pac's ???
    ... that ablation was not likely to work. I am using atenolol to keep the beat more regular, but it takes more medicine...

  62. Beta Blockers and Edema
    ... changed several times from 160mg inderal to 250mg atenolol to 240mg inderal to 100mg toprol and am currently ... taking 100mg atenolol . This current lower dose is not doing anything for...
    ... I take 3 different meds for BP - 50 mg. atenolol , 5 mg. norvasc and 80 mg. Micardis Plus (water pill...
    ... might find you are able to do without the 100mg. atenolol , which would be a blessing. Give Lasix a try at...
    ... when he switched me from 160mg/day of inderal to 25mg atenolol and landed me in the er where I was told I could go...
    ... much good, and probably a LOT of bad. If 100 mg. atenolol , a very HIGH dose, doesn't deliver then I think the ... What is your blood pressure now with the 100 mg. atenolol per day. What was it BEFORE you started beta-blockade ... surgery. Whatever you do, DON'T up to 200 or 400 mg. atenolol ....
    ... Inderal (propranolol)and a selective like Tenormin ( atenolol .) It sounds like IF you are going to continue the ... underlying gut feeling that going to 200 or 400 mg. atenolol would be a DESPERATELY bad choice.> What would ... that is both systolic and diastolic rise, but with atenolol (selective) adrenaline cause systolic to rise and...
    ... when I originally switched from the inderal to the atenolol back in September, the slight puffiness that I had ... my ankles disappeared. That made me think that the atenolol was less likely than the inderal to cause it. At...
    ... less with selective beta-blockers like metoprolol and atenolol which are more "cardio selective" to the heart. ...
    ... edema. Even more so than inderal. I'm now back on atenolol ....
    ... I also hate the way it makes me feel numb. The atenolol allows me to feel alive but doesn't control the annoying...
    ... bother me a bit so I did some more poking. The use of atenolol results in a mean increase in EF of 8.6 EF units....

  63. Why does she want to treat my PVC's??
    ... she wanted to treat them. The med she put me on was Atenolol , she said she was putting me on that because it would...
    ... about the PVCs. It sounds like she's prescribing the Atenolol for a variety of purposes, reducing the PVCs only ... being one of them. Secondly, Atenolol will likely not stop the PVCs. It may make them less...

  64. Time duration of palpitations
    ... Yes, its a Beta Blocker. I take 25mg of Atenolol and it usually does a good job. I have seen my bpm...

  65. Question for those with SVT
    ... certainly glad I did! Lyl PS: I am on 25mg of atenolol a day for SVTs...

  66. A-fib conversion
    ... 2 years , have also been on many meds, Amiodarone, Atenolol , Kerlone, Cardizem, and now I am on betapace. Wanted...

  67. Strange - Now low heart rate - Worried
    ... I go through this also. I take atenolol and xanax. My normal bp is 110/65 with pulse in the...
    ... I agree with nuttygirl and I also take atenolol and xanax at night. I have seen my heartrate in the...

  68. question for people with svt.
    ... mine are caused by anxiety and stress because one atenolol and xanax later and it stops within 15 minutes. I...

  69. Is this tachycardia?
    ... office visit or the medicaion. He usually puts me on Atenolol but I haven't been on it in a while because of the...

  70. New and So SCARED!!
    ... was quite surprised that I had also. I take 25mg of Atenolol at night, and have seen my bpm go down in the low...

  71. Svt
    ... that you have read my story out here. I take 25mg of Atenolol at night and it does drain my energy, but I still...

  72. Something's not right - help!!
    ... though it wasn't time to take it yet. I also take atenolol 25mg daily for pvc's but it doesn't seem to be helping...

  73. Beta blocker help requested!
    ... keeps me awake all night. As for the long-acting atenolol or nadolol, I can't take them at all if I want ANY...

  74. racing pulse and palpitations
    ... within 10 minutes, the other one required a dosage of Atenolol and xanax. Having to urinate and BM after an "episode...
    ... heart rate, but my blood pressure was fine. I took a Atenolol and xanax, and "bared down" while I held my breath...

  75. Rope jumping with SVT?
    ... converted" back to normal and that was before I was given atenolol to try and other methods to try and convert myself...
    ... works within minutes, but if not then I take a 25mg of Atenolol and a .25mg of xanax and my bpm usually come down...
    ... the svt starts? Does it stop the svt? Do you take atenolol on a regular basis? I'm so sorry for all the questions...
    ... now on Diltiazem180mg, benicar 25mg in the AM and atenolol 20mg in the PM. He said that this new combination...


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