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  1. Help are these symptoms normal.
    ... is my third day on the pill. I also take 100mg of atenolol for my BP. My doctor decided that i need the diuretic...

  2. How dangerous are SPIKES?
    ... time by mistake! They look just like the Beta blocker Atenolol . I was wondering why I felt so calm all day. I felt...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan

  3. 4th day off of a beta blocker
    ... I was on 50mg of Atenolol and my Dr. didn't wean me off of it. Just had me stop...
    ... I was on 50mg of Atenolol and my Dr. didn't wean me off of it. Just had me stop ... from the increased rate and rebound affect. I took Atenolol and am now off of it. I am not sure about Micardis...
    ... If you need some relief, why not take a LITTLE atenolol ...maybe 25 mg every other day. Do this for a week ... that! No, Micardis will NOT alleviate the shock of atenolol withdrawal one bit....
    ... every other day for a few days and VOILA, I'm off of atenolol . I was scared silly ...... but it can be done. Very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Verapamil

  4. Anyone experience strange sunburn - ACE users?
    ... same reaction when I went to the pool and I am on Atenolol 25mgs I had itching of my wrists and ankles. I am...

  5. Causes of Increased Heart Rate
    ... So, I've been off of atenolol for a few weeks. Thought I was doing well until this ... this previously happened I went straight to blaming atenolol . Now I can't do that. I went to dr today - he took...
    ... what it used to be. I think it is still probably the atenolol . It sometimes takes months to completely recover from ... Did you ask the doctor if it could still be the atenolol ? It probably wouldn't have done any good to ask though...
    ... the drugs etc - but, somehow I remember, way before Atenolol , that the reason I started taking it was for a blood ... out of the blue. So I'm not really thinking that the atenolol may have caused my recent spiking. I've read about...
    ... the drugs etc - but, somehow I remember, way before Atenolol , that the reason I started taking it was for a blood ... out of the blue. So I'm not really thinking that the atenolol may have caused my recent spiking. I've read about ... Benicar, HCTZ ( ARB + diuretic ) @ 2pm 25 mgs of atenolol @ 7am & 7pm .1mg of clonidine @ 10pm This resulted ... each other :) So, now on 10mgs of altace, 12.5 of atenolol , and 25mgs of HCTZ I feel much better and BP is within...
    ... of your replies. Yes, That's why I was started on atenolol . It was steadily in the 90s and I have been up to ... 143. With the atenolol it's in the mid 60s. Mine works like yours. Pulse...
    ... gave me samples of Coreg. I don't want to go back to atenolol and I took a small dose last week and my problems...
    ... manifest. You might also still be responding to the atenolol induced catecholemine sensitivity. You aren't taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg Propranolol Clonidine Altace Benicar Cialis Diltiazem Ativan

  6. Is your BP lower after exercising?
    ... everyday I might not need meds! Problem is, the #@$! Atenolol makes me too tired and unmotivated to run everyday...
    ... everyday I might not need meds! Problem is, the #@$! Atenolol makes me too tired and unmotivated to run everyday ... on bp meds even longer! I recently switched from Atenolol to Lisinopril and now to Cozaar. I know what you ... mean about the Atenolol and exercise! Talk to your doctor about switching ... from a Beta Blocker ( Atenolol ) to an ACE Inhibitor (Lisinopril) or ARB (Cozaar) ... . I can tell the difference now that I'm off the Atenolol ! Now, in my case when I was switched from Atenolol ... paranoid!!! But I am enjoying not being on the Atenolol ! If you are into fitness, talk to your doctor about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lisinopril

  7. Yet another Atenolol question!
    ... least talk to a pharmacist before just stopping the atenolol . In the past I have had doctors tell me to just stop ... t learn this lesson untill I was already hooked on atenolol . Stopping a beta blocker "cold turkey" can cause ... unmedicated BP was and what kind of control you got with atenolol . Most of us who take a beta blocker also take other ... wean on the beta while starting a new med but if the atenolol has your BP under control (say 120/80) or lower and...

  8. Cozaar Cough??
    ... I was recently switched (not weaned) from Atenolol to Lisinopril where I developed "the cough". After...
    ... you could use in the interim. Don't go back on the atenolol unless you want another wean...and of course, going...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lisinopril Vasotec

  9. Meds?
    ... not like...and took myself off. I was then put on Atenolol 50mg...and did not like that either. I am now experiment ... ing...Lisinopril 10mg and Atenolol 25mg...seems to be OK...my blood pressure is averaging...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  10. What don't you like about Atenolol?
    ... The reasons why I could not take atenolol : 1) it caused GI Track problems, making my stomach...
    ... The reasons why I could not take atenolol : 1) it caused GI Track problems, making my stomach ... thoughts of dying, for the first several years I took atenolol . That one finally went away though....
    ... I've just started taking Atenolol again after a break from it. Last time it lowered...
    ... Goodness, so many things I dislike about Atenolol ...like the loss of half of my hair, high anxiety,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  11. Atenolol Question
    ... pain occurs? Can you desribe it? Is it worse with the atenolol or better (angina pain will FAR more likely without...
    ... LOW heartrate even on exertion after only 12.5 mg. atenolol ....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  12. Unusual behavior
    ... months, I ceased taking this pill. Then it was onto Atenolol - which I am now completely off of too. It feels...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  13. Alcohol Opinions Please?
    ... BP & pulse rate 110 out of the blue. He put me on Atenolol & Plendil and told me it was my genes. Well trying ... I stopped the Plendil and I want to wean off the atenolol as I have way too many bad effects from it. I would...
    ... raise blood pressure. Try gradually weaning off the Atenolol and see what happens. Take your own blood pressure...
    ... strenuous which is a real struggle right now with the atenolol but I'm getting a minimum of an hr a day thanks to ... it was the wine :) I can't wait to get off the Atenolol .... that stuff is poison....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plendil

  14. BP and Heart Rate
    ... heart rate? I was recently switched from 100mg of Atenolol to 50mg Cozaar. I can feel my heart rate at times ... trying to run. I hope I don't have to go back to the Atenolol ....
    ... Did you just stop taking the atenolol ? If you did that is the cause of your high heart rate ... for awhile. Other questions - how long were you on atenolol and what kind of BP control are you getting now? ...
    ... For a number of years, I was taking 100mg Atenolol , 2mg of Terazosin, and 50mg Triamterene. Two months ... ago, I was switched from 100mg Atenolol , to 20mg of Lisinopril. Still taking the same doses ... the 20mg of Lisinopril (which was substitued for the Atenolol ). But I'm still taking the 2mg of Terazosin, and...
    ... Two months ago, I was switched from 100mg Atenolol , to 20mg of Lisinopril. Still taking the same doses ... lasted 1 month (due to the coughing). So did you stop atenolol "cold turkey"? Or wean down ? Its been two weeks ... the 20mg of Lisinopril (which was substitued for the Atenolol ). But I'm still taking the 2mg of Terazosin, and ... should be reported to the doctor. I suspect that the atenolol was keeping down the heartrate and either stopping ... the atenolol or possibly taking the Terazosin without the atenolol...
    ... I agree. That very high dose of atenolol and long time on it has caused you to habitually produce...
    ... So did you stop atenolol "cold turkey"? Or wean down ? ... When did ... tachycardia start? I had been taking 100mg of Atenolol , the next and subsequent days (following Dr. visit...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lisinopril Terazosin

  15. Plendil question
    ... not sure if that makes a difference. I'm on 25mg of atenolol which I take at night so is that why I don't have...
    ... your BP and you should be fine. Now, getting off atenolol is much more complicated. Pal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plendil

  16. Atenolol Question
    ... Since i have been on Atenolol my usually very mild allergies have become pretty ... allergic to everything lately. I truly believe its the atenolol , for me... I saw an immunologist who told me I...
    ... I had that on triamaterene with hctz and atenolol but it was no where near as bad as the one with lisinopril...
    ... alergies and couldnt do the skin test because of the atenolol . I am going to try the sun again with more sunblock...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  17. Father-in-law's BP medications
    ... mirtazapine 30mg tab diltizaem Er 240mg/24 cap atenolol 50mg multivitamin namenda 10 mg clonazepam 0.5mg...
    ... mirtazapine 30mg tab diltizaem Er 240mg/24 cap atenolol 50mg multivitamin namenda 10 mg clonazepam 0.5mg ... hospital. I know nothing about blood pressure problems. Atenolol and Diltiazem? I am suprised that a doctor would prescribe...
    ... it seems it would be difficult to take him off the atenolol at this point....
    ... You are absolutely correct. Stopping the atenolol at his age and with his heart condition could be very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen Clonazepam Lisinopril Ranitidine Trazodone namenda Diltiazem

  18. Still Spiking!
    ... So, I blamed the atenolol for spiking, but I have been off of it for maybe ... at 111 according to my monitor. I took 12.5 mg of atenolol and I quieted down. My question - is spiking a common...

  19. What is Atenolol's life span
    ... Hi I am new here and like many of you I am in the Atenolol trap, I was having personal problems that was very...
    ... means for normal kidneys is that in a day, HALF the atenolol is gone after 2 days 3/4 is gone, after 3 days 7/8 ... ELIMINATION. Unfortunately for weaners, I think that atenolol trains the adrenals to pump more epinephrine (aka...

  20. Drug Question
    ... problems and GI trackproblems which I believe were from Atenolol . I have been off of atenolol for about two weeks....
    ... problems (mostly heartburn) a short while after starting atenolol . I was eventually dianosed with a hiatial hernia and ... complained of different types of GI problems while taking atenolol I'm now wondering if maybe that was my cause too. ... problems with OTC products for awhile. If it is the atenolol things should eventually return to normal. As I have...

  21. Are all beta blockers considered equal
    ... could cause the same effects. After weaning from Atenolol I find that I have decent b/p but rapid heart beats...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Propranolol

  22. Enalapril
    ... for about 3 weeks now. It's much better than the Atenolol and I haven't had any problems with a cough, but I...
    ... with the fatigue. It's not day to day fatigue like Atenolol , but when I'm working out or exercising in any way ... gone back up to the 80s and 90s since I stopped the Atenolol ....
    ... probably haven't even gotten all the effects of the Atenolol out of your system yet....
    ... with the fatigue. It's not day to day fatigue like Atenolol , but when I'm working out or exercising in any way ... gone back up to the 80s and 90s since I stopped the Atenolol . I too have the Enalapril fatigue problem. Ok during...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Enalapril

  23. Medication Question
    ... I haven't taken medication ( atenolol ) for the past few days and I am wondering how long...

  24. Taking Atenolol For Hbp During Pregnancy
    ... From drugs.com, Atenolol is in the FDA pregnancy category D. This means that ... atenolol is known to have harmful effects on a developing baby ... weight and other effects have occurred. Do not take atenolol without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant...

  25. Atenolol for Episodic HBP
    ... Hi - I am weaning off of atenolol and not doing too bad. But I'm wondering can atenolol...
    ... Hi - I am weaning off of atenolol and not doing too bad. But I'm wondering can atenolol...

  26. Pulse Rates
    ... I've been trying to wean off of atenolol - got down to 12.5 mg, but my pulse rate has gone...
    ... An increase in pulse rate can be expected during an Atenolol wean and in general, "normal" (resting) pulse can...

  27. can a calcium channel blocker (diltiazem) actually increase pressure?
    ... My doctor switched me from atenolol to a calcium channel blocker. It has been almost ... just keep rising. I only needed a tiny dose of the atenolol to keep it under control, so I am surprised that even ... asked my pharmacist if I could take a tiny dose of atenolol with it and she said I could...so I take the atenolol...
    ... Yep, it's entirely possible. If atenolol keeps it under control, you most likely need somthing ... Do you have a high heart rate and you don't like atenolol ? You may need a cardizem/ACE or ARB combo then. ...
    ... LA because he thought my old blood pressure meds ( atenolol and lisinopril) were causing some of my symptoms that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Diltiazem Lisinopril

  28. how long does it take for diltiazem to work - help!
    ... tiny dose of lisinopril (1.25 mg) and a tiny dose of atenolol (6.25 mg) for over a year now. My doctor stopped ... of diltiazem. When I was on the lisinopril and atenolol , my blood pressure was always wonderful...like 110 ... It seems like this pill has no effect on me. The atenolol and lisinopril lowered my blood pressure a lot with...
    ... taking a small dose of something else with it, perhaps atenolol . Does anyone know if you can take atenolol with diltiazem...
    ... Generally they don't like to give cardizem and atenolol together. According to a drug interaction website ... says the cardizem can increase the effects of the atenolol . Keep bugging your doctor. You pay him for his...
    ... to just try taking both because I still have some atenolol from when he prescribed it before. But I decided...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Diltiazem Lisinopril

  29. ACE Inhibitor vs Beta Blocker
    ... I had been taking Atenolol for a number of years before I asked the Dr. about ... because of what I've read about a Beta Blocker like Atenolol and its effects on excersise. The heart rate is lowered ... he recommended switching one of my medications from Atenolol to Lisinopril. I have noticed the increased heart...
    ... Okay, I was on: 100mg of Atenolol (Tenormin) 75mg of Triamterene (Maxide) 2mg ... Terazosin (Hytrin) The only change is instead of the Atenolol , I'm now taking 20mg of Lisinopril....
    ... Okay, I was on: 100mg of Atenolol (Tenormin) 75mg of Triamterene (Maxide) 2mg ... Terazosin (Hytrin) The only change is instead of the Atenolol , I'm now taking 20mg of Lisinopril. jv, From what...
    ... run up to par. jv, If you decide to stay on the atenolol maybe you could ask your doc to let you try 25mgs...
    ... I was ready to go back to my old Beta Blocker ( Atenolol ) but he suggested I try an ARB (Cozaar - 50mg). He...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril Potassium Hytrin Terazosin tenormin hydrochlorothiazide Cozaar

  30. Can This Be Possible?
    ... While I'm trying hard to get off of atenolol I find another reason why this should be done NOW...
    ... swell and cut off your air. Are you SURE it's the atenolol ? More often implicated in angioedema are the ACE inhibitors...
    Medications also discussed in this post: benadryl

  31. Propronolol vs Atenolol
    ... dreams, panic) and for causing THESE symptoms I think atenolol is a dilly. I like the non-selective (propranolol ... , nadolol) much more than atenolol , but maybe if I had asthma or heart failure with trouble...
    ... trouble with it (IF I don't take any after 5 PM.) Atenolol , on the other hand, which I've really only taken for ... though are a SEVERE side effect and if due to the atenolol usually means stop immediately....
    ... beta-blockers, Inderal! Metoprolol is more like atenolol in that they are both "selective" Beta-1 blockers...
    ... the pulse rate and heart contractions similar to the Atenolol ? Or is it less severe? I know that the Atenolol can...
    ... for mg. basis I don't know if it's less or more than atenolol . It's hard to compare the two. I know it has FAR...
    ... for mg. basis I don't know if it's less or more than atenolol . It's hard to compare the two. I know it has FAR...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nadolol Propranolol Inderal Metoprolol Toprol Corgard hydrochlorothiazide Furosemide vytorin

  32. Has anyone QUIT Diovan?
    ... have any side effects from it but I was also taking atenolol and my pulse got too low so I had to switch. They ... didn't even try to stop the atenolol just the diltiazem. I have had nothing but problems...
    ... Cardizem. Start taking it while you wean off the atenolol . That's what I did - I went back to Tiazac (variant...
    ... Cardizem. Start taking it while you wean off the atenolol . That's what I did - I went back to Tiazac (variant ... medication untill my BP this AM was 88/56. He has me on atenolol 50mgs, altace 10mgs, Benicar HCT 40/25 and 1 mg of...
    ... problems, I really don't think being on both Cardizem and Atenolol for a short period of time like a few weeks to a few...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Diltiazem Toprol tiazac Altace Benicar Clonidine

  33. Beta Blockers - Feeling Sorry For Myself
    ... I am so miserable on Atenolol to say the least. Got down from 50 mg to 25 w/no problem ... one is hard to come by. All in all my pressure on Atenolol has been great. Except for occasional spikes. If...
    ... I am so miserable on Atenolol to say the least. Got down from 50 mg to 25 w/no problem ... one is hard to come by. All in all my pressure on Atenolol has been great. Except for occasional spikes. If ... Verapamil it lowered my heartrate thought not as low as Atenolol and I liked it until I got a splitting headache up...
    ... I am so miserable on Atenolol to say the least. Got down from 50 mg to 25 w/no problem ... one is hard to come by. All in all my pressure on Atenolol has been great. Except for occasional spikes. If...
    ... think propranolol is a MUCH kinder beta-blocker than atenolol (tenormin.) Don't overlook hydrochlorothiazide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Verapamil Propranolol hydrochlorothiazide tenormin

  34. Side Effects
    ... possible that side effects (in this case those of Atenolol ) can pop up sporadically rather than remain constant...
    ... possible that side effects (in this case those of Atenolol ) can pop up sporadically rather than remain constant...

  35. Tenormin Discontinuation
    ... based shortness of breath) I had to start adding the atenolol back to get my BP down from the high 190s / 90s. I...
    ... Curious to know if while anyone was tapering off Atenolol if a symptom of sweating occurred. I have started...
    ... Cassiebell, there are several drugs that can be taken with atenolol . I think all the major bp drug classes can. It isn ... 't a good idea to take atenolol with clonidine, but I think that is the only one. ... you talked with your doctor about wanting to get off atenolol and being switched to another med? Besides, you would...
    ... thought I was really crazy. He says "it can't be the atenolol ." And that's that! But we all know better! He did...
    ... thought I was really crazy. He says "it can't be the atenolol ." And that's that! But we all know better! He did ... tried to tell them I think it's a side effect of the atenolol but they tell me the same thing as you. I called my...
    ... doctor you need to get on something else and wean off Atenolol ASAP. Don't let him dismiss you as crazy. If he...
    ... I'm tapering off of Atenolol right now. I was at 100mg a week and a half ago and...
    ... I was on Atenolol for two months. 50mg for the first month. 100mg ... doc that I wanted to try a different med because the Atenolol was making me too tired. He switched me to 10...
    ... I feel lucky that weaning off the Atenolol hasn't been too traumatic (knock on wood). Good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Toprol Enalapril

  36. Medication Question
    ... Although Atenolol does the job for me in lowering my pressure, it's...
    ... lolasmom, Oh my goodness you sound like me. I to am on atenolol and HATE it. It makes me winded all the time and tired ... or rash. Which is better than this I have been on Atenolol six months and am only aking 25 but hate it I can...

  37. Atenolol raise blood glucose levels
    ... Humm, that is interesting. I never new atenolol did that. I take 25 mgs of it per day. What dose...
    ... have no affect as the only one I eliminated was the Atenolol ....
    ... that raise glucose levels. Please note that Tenormin ( Atenolol ) is one of them. This is non-commercial. [url]http...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Verapamil tenormin

  38. Is It Time To give Up?
    ... count. I am now on: Benicar 40/25mg, altace 5mg, atenolol 25mg, and 1/2 of .1 mg of clonidine with a BP range ... the job. Back Oct. 2003. I was on Diltiazem 240 and atenolol 25. I started having pretty bad palpations so my GP ... sent me to cardiologist #1. He increased my atenolol to 50. My pulse went down to 44 and I started feeling...
    ... especially when I went up to 240 mg from 180 mg. Both atenolol and diltiazem decrease pulse, so it isn't surprising ... to 44, especially when you went up to 50 mg on the atenolol . You might first try cutting back on the diltiazem ... to keep the diltiazem at 180 mg and cut back on the atenolol to 25 mg. I got really depressed when my blood...
    ... frustrating. Hang in there. :) Are you aware that Atenolol can raise blood glucose? For that matter I am going...
    ... would love to but they won't let me take it with the atenolol and they won't let me stop the atenolol till my BP...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Benicar Clonidine Diltiazem tiazac

  39. Meds- AM or PM
    ... when to take b/p medication. I am on a low dosage of Atenolol , went from 50 mg to 25 mg and lately have been waking ... middle of the night with nausea wondering if it's Atenolol related. Figured I try it in the AM? Is this a good...
    ... changes, I take 32 mg Atacand, 4 mg Cardura and 25 mg Atenolol in the morning. I take 2.5 mg Norvasc at night....
    ... I would think reducing the atenolol would reduce nausea, not increase it. Try the dose...
    ... changes, I take 32 mg Atacand, 4 mg Cardura and 25 mg Atenolol in the morning. I take 2.5 mg Norvasc at night. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Cardura Norvasc

  40. Stopping Atenolol
    ... I tried stopping Atenolol cold turkey. I was taking 50 mg. Dr said it would...
    ... refill. I'm looking forward to getting off of Atenolol . 50mg was okay, but 100mg is kicking the crap out...
    ... monitoring my BP for a year before we decided to try the Atenolol , but the thought of being on a med for the rest of ... will work a little better. I think my doc put me on Atenolol since my BP was running high and my pulse had skyrocketed...
    ... Lillians Axe -read you were weaning off Atenolol . How are you doing? And how are you going about it...
    ... I finally got my Atenolol refill over lunch today. I only had 50mg on wednesday...
    ... don't want to make it worse. I'm only taking 25 mg. atenolol at night. It had slowed my heart rate a lot and improved...
    ... driving and theater from the balcony. Well, with atenolol I felt as if my eyes were aging a decade a day and ... same efffect that makes our legs muscles tired from atenolol (try climbing a LONG flight of stairs or RUNNING) ... to post this but forgot about it after I tossed the atenolol into the USELESS bin, but you jarred my memory....
    ... then, Man this is some scary stuff! I was only on the atenolol for 9 days!...
    ... my doctor's appointment. He is weaning me off the Atenolol and I'm going to start Enalapril (sp?). I'm looking...
    ... I don't understand why some doctors say to stop Atenolol cold turkey (like mine did) when most on the board...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril Diovan Nadolol Propranolol Enalapril

  41. Norvasc and Depression
    ... amphetamines. No depression at all. I took it along with atenolol and didn't sleep for more than 4 hours a day the whole...
    ... amphetamines. No depression at all. I took it along with atenolol and didn't sleep for more than 4 hours a day the whole...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amphetamine Norvasc

  42. Malt Vinegar for BP?
    ... Is the propanolol cheap? How does it compare to Atenolol in your opinion?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Verapamil axert

  43. ARB's, Thiazides and Beta Blockers a safe combo?
    ... Diovan 160 with a diuretic, and now added to that, Atenolol 25 mg twice a day. This is due to high readings...
    ... rise. I think at this point I will take the 25 mg Atenolol twice a day only, start walking and keep track of...
    ... and that's why I have been trying to wean off the atenolol . I have run into problems there because I understand ... blocker and clonidine. When I get down to a low dose of atenolol I get rebound hypertension and anxiety so I tried ... neither do any of my docs. Last night I took 25mgs of atenolol and about 3/4 of the clonidine .1. Today my BP is...
    ... found out they were not good together? I have been on atenolol for 20 years. I just recently found out about the ... now. Previously (in 1993) I was taking 100mgs. of atenolol and .1 mg of clonidine every day for 5 years. I changed ... clonidine more than once a day while weaning off the atenolol . My doctors have given me permission to take up to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Altace Clonidine Diltiazem Toprol tiazac

  44. Atenolol
    ... Cher, Nobody here likes atenolol much but to give the devil his due, it WILL help with ... medium with a pill splitter. THe main reason I hated atenolol were the lack of pep (of which I have little ENOUGH...
    ... Everyone is different, I've been taking Atenolol since 2001 with no problems, starting on 25, and now ... I'm on 50. Atenolol was one of the first BP med's to come out back in...
    ... heart rate was already lower on only the 25 mg. of Atenolol that I took last night. I also noticed a little depression...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Dyazide Xanax

  45. 4 meds - what to do next
    ... Anyway, I'm now on 32 mg Atacand, 2.5 mg Norvasc, 25 mg atenolol , 4 mg Cardura, 300 mg CoQ-10... My BP is now running...
    ... Anyway, I'm now on 32 mg Atacand, 2.5 mg Norvasc, 25 mg atenolol , 4 mg Cardura, 300 mg CoQ-10... My BP is now running...
    ... It would be interesting if you could lose the atenolol , (not my favorite BP med and rife with side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Cardura Norvasc Potassium Spironolactone aldactone

  46. Atenelol Since 14
    ... doctor concerned? You need to ask questions. Atenolol is a beta blocker and they must be weaned off of....
    ... After seeing all of these people wean off of Atenolol and feel so much better, it makes me wonder why doctors...
    ... wondering if they may be due to something other than the Atenolol , even though Atenolol comes with it's own set of side...
    ... weaning. Please tell me what your weaning schedule was. Atenolol does very little or nothing for B/P & I am still on ... the weekend on a nice dinner and I don't need the Atenolol . I have had 2 EKGS, an xray of my heart and everything...
    ... am cutting a 25mg in half. However, I take generic atenolol , not Tenormin. I think it's OK because my husband...
    ... etc etc Stomach problems and fatigue are bad with Atenolol . It also doesn't do much for B/P if anything. I am ... him that he just gave me one and he said oh yeah. Atenolol is the worst imo....
    ... Have you thought of going to 100 mg (or 50 mg) atenolol and judging the effect on your blood pressure taken...
    ... I think that I can afford to wean off of Atenolol . My B/P was 108/64 again today. If I went off of Atenolol...
    ... They don't seem to have read the recent studies on Atenolol . There are alternatives. I know that my doctor doesn...
    ... months ago someone posted a study that showed that Atenolol did very little to reduce blood pressure and many ... in the 1st place. It basically made it sound like Atenolol had no major benefits at all.... even for people with ... don't have. I weaned down from 100 MGS to 50 MGS of Atenolol and my B/P is still 108/64. My pulse has increased...
    ... 12/02/04 thread started by Palamedes: Efficacy of Atenolol Questioned: [url]http://www.healthboards.com/boards ... And in March/05 by myself:Attention disgruntled Atenolol users!: [url]http://www.healthboards.com/boards...
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  47. Bp Tips
    ... morning on BP meds. I would fall asleep. It could be Atenolol at 100 MGS & Lotrel at 5/20. I am weaning off of Atenolol ... going to wean off of the B/P meds. starting with the Atenolol . These are all pretty generic. Can't make bettter...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel Xanax

  48. Fatigue w/BP meds
    ... used to have a lot more energy. I am on 100 MGS of Atenolol (which I am starting to wean off of) & 5/20 of Lotrel...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel Xanax

  49. High Blood Pressure Meds - lack of stamina
    ... up on the drug. It was a really bad combo. I am on Atenolol 100 MGS & Lotrel 5/20 now. My B/P is 108-110 over ... 61-65 with a pulse of 53. I am weaning off of the Atenolol . No reason to be on a Beta-Blocker with no heart trouble...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Lotrel Toprol

  50. Altace + Anxiety
    ... Altace 5mg last week in addition to Benicar HCT 40/25, Atenolol 2.5. I was already taking. Before the Altace I was...
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  51. When is a normal reading, really NORMAL
    ... 108-110 over 62-65. My weaning process off of the Atenolol has begun and I feel much much better....
    ... exercising. I should be fine. Lillians Axe , I was on Atenolol and my doc has taken me off and I have to tell you...
    ... had 2 glasses of wine in the past 3 weeks. My B/P on Atenolol 100 MGS & 5/20 Lotrel is 108/62 most of the time. ... off.... he wants to play cya, so I am weaning off of Atenolol on my own. I have no heart problems, so why am I on ... work RJ Worell Posted....Lillians Axe , I was on Atenolol and my doc has taken me off and I have to tell you ... terms of B/P. I took 1/2 of what I normally take in Atenolol & the side-effects are much less, I feel much more ... hunger is back. My B/P was 108/63 today. What did the Atenolol do???? Give me side-effects???? Niiiiiice. I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Lotrel Xanax

  52. bad home bp monitor?
    ... each time I visit the Doc. I'm currently taking 25 of Atenolol , I have a new Rx for 50 starting next week. ...

  53. tell me about Topril XL
    ... used as a last resort imo. I weaned in 1/2 off of Atenolol from 100 MGS to 50 MGS and I feel much much better ... times. My pulse has increased from 53 to 67-70 off of Atenolol , but I feel like a new person. On Toprol I felt horrible...
    ... Axe, good for you for finally starting to wean off Atenolol ! I figured you weren't going to do it. Glad you...
    ... should start a new thread about your weaning off of Atenolol . I know a lot of people would like to cheer you on ... First diagnosed, no meds 140/90 HR 105 12.5 mg Atenolol 96/64 HR 66 5 mg Atenolol ...
    ... 65 that was enough with a pulse of 53 on 100 MGS of Atenolol . It was time....
    ... applies to Toprol. I think the manufacturer that makes Atenolol also makes Toprol. So maybe you can get something...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol Xanax

  54. any help is appreciated
    ... almost 3 weeks ago. On the meds.... Lotrel 5/20 & Atenolol 100 MGS. 1+ years ago I would average 126/75 or so ... that now is the time to wean. I don't need to be on Atenolol , especially at that dose. I want to wean completely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel

  55. to Liillians Axe
    ... Have you begun your process of weaing off of Atenolol ? How are you going to go about doing it? How long...
    ... supposedly BP Meds. that do not have the side effects of Atenolol or Toprol.....or find a GP that understands the difference...
    ... of the night sweating, or feeling very heated, on Atenolol . And, have you noticed that the side effects of Atenolol...
    ... the first thing my doc put me on was atenolol (why i dont know, other than its cheap & i think he...
    ... 1st place. Toprol was 1st. Too many side-effects!!!! Atenolol was supposed to be much better, because it doesn't ... was a big fabrication. If I have no heart problems & Atenolol doesn't do much for controlling BP or the new evidence...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Lotrel Toprol Xanax

  56. Atenolol Side Effects?
    ... much on the same meds. that I am on. I think that Atenolol is the worst. It gives me stomach problems, usually ... the majority of the day without eating, but with the Atenolol I need to eat at night or my stomach will churn & ... it at times. I am going to try to wean off of the Atenolol . I never felt like this in the mornings until the ... Atenolol . I went 2 weeks with no stomach problems, but last ... altogether, because of these meds. I am not a fan of Atenolol and it has altered my lifestyle and the way that I...
    ... 107/61 over the past couple of weeks. I am also on Atenolol & 5/20 of Lotrel. It causes my body temp. to be a ... athletes, fine, but for younger people (I am only 34) Atenolol is old way to treat HBP. It is terrible to be in a ... just feel spacey. It's not right. I am weaning off of Atenolol . I have no heart problems (2 EKGS & a chest xray in ... anxiety... not high blood pressure. I am saying later to Atenolol . It doesn't do much to blood pressure anyway. I would...
    ... suffer from anxiety as well, but i take the lotrel and atenolol for high blood pressure that runs in the family.I...
    ... t be 100% during the day on this combo of BP Meds. Atenolol is the main culprit. You have MVP, so you probably ... me know. I don't have heart problems & I am taking Atenolol , which is an older drug. It does very little for the...
    ... Wow, I've been on Atenolol 25's for about 3 years with no side effects at all ... possible he may up me to 50 soon, or perhaps another med. Atenolol is an old med anyway, came out in the 1970's..... ... ...I take Atenolol 25's, Paxil 25's, & Prilosec 20's...........
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel Cialis Paxil Prilosec

  57. Altace Discontinuation
    ... I am now at 108/65 consistently on Lotrel 5/20 & Atenolol . What helps the most in the xanax 2 MGS a day for ... anxiety. Altace was the worst one, 2nd worst was Atenolol . It raised my B/P & made me feel very jittery. It ... P and gave me zero sex drive at 34. Weaning off of Atenolol next week.... next in line after that is the Lotrel...
    ... am just afraid of how I will feel withdrawing from Atenolol , while having to practice for a huge show..... You...
    ... am just afraid of how I will feel withdrawing from Atenolol , while having to practice for a huge show..... You...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Lotrel Xanax

  58. HCTZ Inderal and polycethemia???
    ... had great results with diovan, My GP also prescribed atenolol but i havent taken it since the diovan seems to be...
    ... good results with the diovan, I'd say don't take the atenolol just for high blood pressure. If you have some other ... medical condition atenolol is supposed to help, that might be another story....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Inderal Toprol

  59. Altace
    ... but he just didn't feel comfortable mixing that with atenolol (which I have had a hard time weaning off of) So I ... of Altace with 25mgs of HCTZ and the tiny dose of atenolol . My BP settled to a consistant "normal" range. Not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Diltiazem

  60. question about BP
    ... the same thing back in 1985 when I was started on atenolol with a heart rate of 95. My last echocardiogram and ... test results would have been if I hadn't taken the atenolol that slowed my heart down from 95 to mid 50s. :) ...
    ... that as long as you can tolerate the 12.5 mg. of atenolol , you would be wise to leave well enough alone. The ... atenolol has proven to have helped....
    ... that as long as you can tolerate the 12.5 mg. of atenolol , you would be wise to leave well enough alone. The ... atenolol has proven to have helped. Thanks bharkins, I think...

  61. Having trouble stopping Toprol?
    ... like racing heart & etc. Do not let them put you on Atenolol from my experience....

  62. Blood Pressure Spikes
    ... My pressure usually is low, on Atenolol , both day and night. However, like I said, every so...

  63. Anyone ever have this experience?
    ... Sounds similar to what atenolol did to me, dropped my pulse way low & i got dizzy...
    ... I still get dizzy on Atenolol from time to time. It is one of the side-effects. ... to 61-83 on different days. It doesn't change. On Atenolol 100 MGS & Lotrel 5/20. The side-effects have been ... really minimal lately. I want to wean off of the Atenolol ..... I will....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel

  64. Just diagnosed with HPB
    ... EKG which was fine, ordered blood work and put me on Atenolol 50 mg. A week later on my return visit my BP was ... go back in 2 weeks to get the results. I hate the Atenolol as it makes me very hot then very cold. I feel so...
    ... opinion, your doctor was a bit precipitous prescribing atenolol after only one visit and one monitoring of your BP ... still don't understand why doctors LEAP to prescribing atenolol ( a beta blocker) as a first drug of choice when in...
    ... in mind that my genes are not very good. I cut my atenolol to 25 and today half of that & plan on telling him...
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  65. Hot Flashes - Extreme
    ... I've been on atenolol for 5 months. I dont blame the hot flashes on the ... drug because I had a few prior to taking it. But Atenolol has caused me so many problems that it's time to move ... now because I am in the process of weaning off of Atenolol and maybe I'm not doing it the correct way. Rebound ... weaning incorrect cause higher than usual numbers. On Atenolol my readings were low like 116/70 or even lower. But...
    ... you taking anything else for hypertension besides atenolol ? The combination of beta blocker and clonidine ... are not recommended, but once you are off atenolol , you might consider clonidine to ease hot flashes ... and the withdrawal from atenolol . Clonidine is used to lower blood pressure and heartrate...
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  66. Mixing CCB's and ARB's question ?
    ... after ending my fast I am going to no longer use the Atenolol . If anything come good out of the fast it would be ... that but I cannot really say that Atenolol was my worst enemy either. Having said that I ... me headaches, Cozaar gave me smaller headaches and atenolol gave me very little headaches but lowered my heartrate...
    ... heard good things about the combo. If I can get off atenolol I would like to try it Cass...
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  67. Hot Flashes on Atenolol
    ... something else you are taking. Don't just stop taking Atenolol , you can have serious rebound hypertension. Cut your...
    ... The side-effect panel for Atenolol is different depending on which site you look at....

  68. My 6 day fast results for lowering BP
    ... I can feel it. I have been taking either Cozzar or Atenolol to help control it but I have tried numerous other ... problems with them giving me headaches. Cozzar and atenolol , though not perfect are the best so far. Cozzar gives ... me a headache although somewhat smaller and Atenolol is pretty good about headaches and if anything they ... Without meds my heartbeat typically is 60-65 BPM. With Atenolol it can drop to as low as 40-45 BPM. Anyway, my...

  69. severe hypertension/meds/kinda long
    ... cheaper?Probably, the closest "cheap" thing would be atenolol . I am not a fan of either one of them. I believe...
    ... Far, FAR cheaper are the generics like propranolol, atenolol , and nadolol (unfortunately NOT alcohOL:D:D:D.) As ... metoprolol (Toprol) I'd choose the cardio-selective atenolol as the closest cheapy alternative....
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  70. Blood pressure up and down
    ... ccassionally been having a rise in blood pressure (while on Atenolol ) which causes me to feel anxious and raise my bp....

  71. anyone else obsess over this??
    ... of the time and she thinks that I should be off of Atenolol (with weaning). She also thinks that my issue is anxiety...

  72. How long to try diuretic?
    ... pressure about 6 weeks ago. He put me on 50mg of Atenolol . I saw him after a month and he said I still needed ... my BP. If it didn't help, then add another 50mg of Atenolol . After two weeks, my BP hasn't moved with hydrochlorothiaz...
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  73. Any headache free BP Meds??
    ... then the headaches. At present I just went back on Atenolol and split a pill during the day in 2--12.5 mg doses...
    ... recommend? Perhaps a little Furosemide with a little Atenolol ? Atenolol has been the best with headaches. On a ... scale of 1-10 with ten being the best I give Atenolol a 7 perhaps. The Furosemide is in 20Mg pills. The ... Atenolol is 25Mg. Perhaps 10Mg. of furosemide and 12.5 Mg ... of atenolol at the same time?...
    ... Atenolol may help with headaches, but it is terrible on my ... board on what effects people suffered GI wise with Atenolol . On other boards it has received ratings like 2.6...
    ... [QUOTE=Lillians Axe] Atenolol may help with headaches, but it is terrible on my ... board on what effects people suffered GI wise with Atenolol . On other boards it has received ratings like 2.6 ... problems....... I would rather not have anything. Atenolol has never caused me any stomach problems at all. For...
    ... them. Is propanolol in your opinion better than Atenolol ? Is it cost efficient? (cheap) Thanks for the...
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  74. Newbie with questions
    ... points. Why won't my DO do the same thing with the Atenolol (Wean) without me having to do it myself???? I get...

  75. Sick of the side effects!!!
    ... Trust me Atenolol is worse for me than Toprol even. Don't even know ... know how to even get to the bottom of this. Is it the Atenolol , is it the Lotrel or is it the Xanax? From everything ... that I have been reading it has to be the Atenolol . My g/f said that I slept like junk last night (again ... that is the reason for my stomach to feel that way. Atenolol has those sorts of side-effects. I don't want to go ... and etc. Where do I go from here??? Wean off of the Atenolol . Go to my 4th doctor. I am at a loss. The side-effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lotrel Toprol Xanax


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