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  1. Beta Blocker Doseage/Side Effects
    ... Is that why I also have miserable sleep? I take atenolol - 50 mg once daily (in the morning). Can it affect...
    ... aarlmon, Atenolol can most definitely cause severe insomnia, even 20...
    ... med are you on now for your BP? With the 50 mg. of atenolol , I also take Micardis Plus (80mg). Honestly, I wish...
    ... Hello: I'm on 75 mg of atenolol (@ bedtime). I add 3 mg of melatonin and one glass...
    ... I started on atenolol in 96 they had me on 75 man did I get side affects ... think over time your heart gets weaker over time on atenolol ....

  2. PVCs
    ... would xanax seem to settle them down instead of my atenolol ? Thanks....
    ... I have personally heard many people say that atenolol can make PVCs worse for SOME people. I also know FOR...

  3. Beta Blocker causing bradycardia?
    ... was fine but my heart rate was too fast. Put me on atenolol and I almost passed out. Ran all the tests - echo...
    ... insomnia from beta-blockers (tried nadoolol, propranolol, atenolol ) I long ago decided they weren't for me. The DID...

  4. High Bp
    ... I HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND I AM TAKING 25MG OF ATENOLOL ONCE A DAY BEFORE BED. IN THE MORNING I TAKE MY BP...

  5. Migraine-prevention medications prohibited so what do we do for migraines?
    ... Atenolol is the beta blocker for migraines. Although taking...
    ... resist the change. Otherwise try propranolol or atenolol and see if it helps your headaches. So, if I understand...

  6. Echogram
    ... occasional dry cough, a side effect I didn't have with the atenolol . I moved and these new Dr's are very evasive, the...
    ... and we need to be treated in that respect. I take atenolol and have not had any bad side effects - except for...
    ... and we need to be treated in that respect. I take atenolol and have not had any bad side effects - except for...

  7. Beta Blockers
    ... I take atenolol - 50 mg. once daily along with micardis plus. I also...
    ... blockers. I am very med sensitive and couldn't tolerate atenolol . Bisoprolol has worked very well for me in keeping...
    ... Just while were on the subject, i take atenolol 50mg for sinus tachy/anxiety + pvc's, but my HR while...

  8. low dose aspirin and folic acid
    ... to review my nuclear scan and echogram. I also take atenolol (50 mg), Micardis Plus and Lipitor. There are so many...

  9. personal experiences
    ... active. He's putting me on Toprol and removing the Atenolol and has doubled my Accupril. I feel ok no difference...

  10. Ischaemia of the left anterior descending artery
    ... recommend any drugs? Gosh, and you were trying to get off atenolol ...angina is one of things it's good for, symptomatically...
    ... atorvastatin 10mg as my cholestrol is 6. Im staying on atenolol 25 mg (i used to be on 50mg obviously this dosage...

  11. Low Pulse Rate
    ... tests yet? I have been taken off my beta blocker atenolol but it hasnt made any difference to my pulse rate...

  12. Questions about beta blocker and exercise
    ... I have been on Atenolol {another bb} for heart palpitations. I will get on...

  13. HELP -input on my stress test PLEASE???
    ... said there was no way to decrease it i am on aspirin atenolol pravachol potassium and niaspian. how can i really...

  14. 53-year old easily fatigued
    ... heart begins pounding. Can the Lipitor (10 mg/d) or Atenolol (12.5 mg/d) that I am on result in one being quickly...
    ... exhaustion and breathlessness are of recent onset? The atenolol CAN cause profound weakness on exercise, but your...
    ... and I am starved for O2. I'll ween myself off the Atenolol this week and see if I feel any improvement while...
    ... doesn't leave you feeling so tired? I take 50 mg. of Atenolol with 40 mg of micardis and - tired is my middle name...

  15. my medications
    ... high over 200 heart rate now my meds are aspirin atenolol k-dur pravchol niaspan i was doing some research...
    ... extremely rare for you, then maybe you can do without the atenolol ....NOBODY should medicate down to 90/48. If it's...

  16. Beta Blocker Side Effects?
    ... a ruined night's sleep and vivid dreams from both atenolol AND propranolol (after 4 PM with the instant release...
    ... it doesn't work you can always go back on corgard, atenolol or propranolol....
    ... I've been taking Atenolol for a few years now, - 50 mg. along with 40 mg of...

  17. My Dr has made her choice....uugghh..so nervous
    ... me! but what do i know....i would take half a .25mg atenolol and feel like crap all day long...SOOO TIRED. thank...
    ... me! but what do i know....i would take half a .25mg atenolol and feel like crap all day long...SOOO TIRED. thank...

  18. 24-hr Holter Monitor results... any ideas:
    ... received the pacemaker after being put on a beta blocker ( atenolol ) and my heart rate dropped to the 30's. What concerns...

  19. Feeling a LITTLE better..help from Pharmacist
    ... currently taking), Toprol (what my Dr wants me on), and atenolol (what my allergist thinks i should take). When I first ... up and told me that he thinks that both toprol and atenolol are even more benign than propranolol. WHAT A LOAD ... more hope. He said that toprol has the positive over atenolol because it is a category C drug (in case I ever got ... preggo, I wouldnt have to stop it)..but that atenolol has the positive over toprol because it is a lot cheaper...
    ... currently taking), Toprol (what my Dr wants me on), and atenolol (what my allergist thinks i should take). When I first ... up and told me that he thinks that both toprol and atenolol are even more benign than propranolol. WHAT A LOAD ... more hope. He said that toprol has the positive over atenolol because it is a category C drug (in case I ever got ... preggo, I wouldnt have to stop it)..but that atenolol has the positive over toprol because it is a lot cheaper...

  20. is it a heart problem?
    ... good med, have you ever taken a beta-blocker like atenolol or propranolol? THey have a triple action: slower...

  21. Beta Blocker, SVT, Problems, Need Advice...Please Help!!
    ... supposed to work primarily in the heart only, like atenolol or metoprolol. Cheers, With that shortness of...

  22. Sudden onset of bigeminy/trigeminy
    ... about to go to bed. I take 25mg of Tenormin ( atenolol ) at night before bed (and have for 4 years) but this...

  23. Mitral Valve Prolapse - this sucks!
    ... they could find was my occasional PVC. Anyway, I take Atenolol 50 mg per day, which helps a lot! But I will tell...

  24. First post, first question....
    ... blocker would help a lot with both conditions. Give atenolol a try. If you hate it you can always stop. As...

  25. i need someone to talk to
    ... heart beat was too fast. i was then prescribed 25mg of atenolol which has slowed down my heart rate but i still experienced...

  26. Ladies be cautious if you're told your stress test is normal!
    ... schedule my fourth Cath next week and for me to double my Atenolol to 200mg to go along with my Plendil, Flecainide,...

  27. Plavix
    ... might be from small blockages. I am already taking: Atenolol 100mg, Flecainide 200mg, Plendil 100mg, Aspirin 81mg...

  28. Worried about palps
    ... Kathy, Thanks so much for the reply. I am taking Atenolol and have been for about a year. I swear this is what...
    ... When I was on Atenolol my palps were worse than ever. Now I'm off of the ... amazed that I could feel so much better off of thd Atenolol . Do you have high blood pressure or irratic blood ... pressure or are you taking Atenolol just for the palps?...
    ... lolasmom, Hello, well I take atenolol for high blood pressure. I was running 150/85 so...
    ... this board, you will read how many people DISLIKE atenolol and have been taken off of the drug....
    ... I take 50 mg. of Atenolol along with 40 mg of Micardis for high BP. I get palps ... often, but I never thought the Atenolol could cause them. I was in the ER last month because ... everything out. I will speak to my doctor about the Atenolol and do more research on my own. Why don't doctors...

  29. Advice needed
    ... pressure was high, 165/100. I was then prescribed atenolol , and have been taking this for around 3 weeks now...

  30. Psvt
    ... at work who had been diagnosed and told me she took Atenolol (beta blocker) daily and also magnesium. She got them...

  31. What helps you guys that is still safe to use
    ... take a lot more meds than Flecainide. I also take - Atenolol , Plendil, Celebrex, Plavix, Aspirin 81, Nexium, Zetia...

  32. Can someone help me interpret my echo?
    ... all of these occuring while at rest...I am taking atenolol - my HR was high resting so I started the beta blocker...

  33. Stress test normal and ongoing chest pains (long)
    ... of these be causing the SOB? I also take 50 mg of atenolol and was on that when I had the event of Jan 17......
    ... forget them.....My BP is pretty well controlled by the atenolol - it's low in the mornings: 117/70s-80s, a little ... late at night when it's time for the next dose of atenolol it can get a little high 140/90.....last spring it...
    ... Type II. My BP is pretty well controlled by the atenolol - it's low in the mornings: 117/70s-80s, a little ... late at night when it's time for the next dose of atenolol it can get a little high 140/90.....last spring it...

  34. Extra heart beats
    ... currently taking 10mg of Norvasc daily. I've tried Atenolol , Enalapril, hydrocholorthiazide, an ARB (I can't remember ... strange heart beats with all of those drugs, except Atenolol . Before I started taking these drugs, I was having ... my pulse was consistently in the 60s. Other than my Atenolol days, my pulse is now in the high 70s and usually...
    ... pulse was also much higher than I'm used to. The atenolol stopped most of that, but I felt like a zombie, so...

  35. Frightening experience this morning....
    ... heart rate about 99. I took my morning Levoxyl and Atenolol and it has come down around 140/90 and most of the...
    ... the drs. the PA doesn't think it is thyroid meds or atenolol . but wants me to take the thyroid meds and atenolol...
    ... Hi Gramstoo, I too take synthroid and atenolol ....when I first started the atenolol, it controlled ... has been too high....I'm hoping an increase in the atenolol will be all I need since I tolerate it well (I take...
    ... I am on 100 mcg of Levoxyl right now and 25 mg of Atenolol . I am hoping I guess that it's been all the junk ... doing so. Sure hope it gets better. Do you take your Atenolol and Synthroid in the morning together? They told ... me today that I shouldn't ...to take the Atenolol at night and the Levoxyl in the morning. Thank you...
    ... Hi, I take my atenolol twice a day - 25 mg in the morning and 25 mg at night ... eating....sometimes I'm lazy about this and take the atenolol , synthroid and my other meds all at the same time...

  36. EKG - Anterior MI, prob recent - stress test Mon
    ... 50 lbs in 5 weeks in oct-nov 2005...I have been on atenolol 50 mg/day since november - I have had shortness of...

  37. Need to clear something up...what happens if palpitations last a whole day?
    ... feel the blips. I take a tiny dose of beta blocker, atenolol (25 mg) per day but it doesn't do much except lower...

  38. Heart Pause....I'm scared...
    ... I have a history of palpitations. I'm on 50mgs of Atenolol every day to help control them, and my bloodpressure ... (which was a little high). I got on the Atenolol about a year and a half ago, and during that time...

  39. SVT with dehydration
    ... channel blocker (Verapamil 240 SR) and a beta blocker ( Atenolol 25mg.) daily which seem to be controlling it just...

  40. Toprol XL question
    ... Yes, a definite side effect...I have it with taking Atenolol sometimes....

  41. what to ask doctor before angioplasty/stent
    ... bronchospasm. They gave me an inhaler, put me on atenolol and lasix and sent me on my way. I also have a history...

  42. Bisoprolol Fumarate... anyone else?
    ... taken 3 OTHER beta-blockers: propranolol, nadolol, and atenolol and insomnia was an affliction with all of them. I ... the barely-walking dead after a monthlong bout with atenolol last year. Funny though, some people report sleeping...

  43. medications for PVC's and Anxiety
    ... I have found great relief with TOPROL XL. I tried atenolol and it worked but once a day or so I would have a...

  44. Raised HR when waking
    ... The doctor who prescribed the beta blocker, Atenolol , for me some years ago said if I ever notice really...

  45. Atenelol not working
    ... I had the same problems with atenolol and I was scared to even try another med because I...

  46. what rate to cut back on atenelol?
    ... this morning of 47 so I do think I need to lower my atenolol dose....I have been really fatigued and having edema ... especially the synthroid too - I am heading for 25 mg of atenolol I think....thanks for all your feedback everyone....

  47. Ablation
    ... half in the evening. So far so good. I have taken atenolol before and it made my pvc's worse. So I am praying...

  48. Flutters And Palps...ehhg
    ... occurring with a vengeance. Even though I am on low dose Atenolol and have been for years, it doesn't really help when...

  49. Taking Atenelol since mid-october - dose too high
    ... I was taking 25 mg. of Atenolol and tried to come off of it by taking 1/2 a pill a ... some of my problem could be my thyroid. I heard that Atenolol has an affect of the conversion of T4 to T3 thyroid ... hormone? Atenolol is what they give people that are hyperthyroid. I...
    ... perthyroid (without the weight loss of course :( ) and the atenolol helped bring my heartrate down....I hadn't heard about...

  50. Help! Does anyone know a cardiologist?
    ... Klonopin you are taking are the beta-blaockers like atenolol or metoprolol. If you want to try a very simple...
    ... Klonopin you are taking are the beta-blaockers like atenolol or metoprolol. If you want to try a very simple...
    ... + remains my first choice. A beta blocker like atenolol can be taken with the magnesium oxide with no problem...

  51. What meds for pulse rate of 128-129 resting?
    ... called the doc and asked for a betablocker - he gave me atenolol (Tenormen)....I am doing some better - got my pulse...
    ... Kathy, Atenolol is cheap and will do the job. If you remain short...

  52. Palps and toothache?
    ... I am 23 years old, and I take atenolol to control my high blood pressure and palpitations ... years, and just recently got them under control with atenolol . My question is this: I have a really bad toothache...

  53. Need help dont know what to do.
    ... I was shopping and was real dizzy sweating.I take atenolol 50mg and hydrochlorazide 25mg so any ways went to ... its 60 61 beats a min.I am starting to tink maybe atenolol has damaged my heart some how.Damn doctor wont send...

  54. Help , am very worried
    ... experience with abruptly stopping a beta blocker ( atenolol ) was this; I stopped for around 9 days, and 5 weeks ... these outcomes as warnings. I did re-start the atenolol after 9 days, due to severe symptoms like extremely...

  55. Arrhythmias?
    ... medication.I get the flip flop thing when walking I take atenolol beta blocker.You should ask your docter it helps with...

  56. Anyone take propranolol (inderal)
    ... hours and then sped up and became more irregular. Atenolol taken twice a day has worked far better for me--better...
    ... hours and then sped up and became more irregular. Atenolol taken twice a day has worked far better for me--better...

  57. Mitral Value Prolapse "Syndrome"?
    ... sometimes, or a skipped beat, etc etc. Im currently on Atenolol 2x a day @ 50mg and Lotrel 5/20 once a day for HBP...
    ... sometimes, or a skipped beat, etc etc. Im currently on Atenolol 2x a day @ 50mg and Lotrel 5/20 once a day for HBP...

  58. Question about palps
    ... I also have high blood pressure as well. I take atenolol for the palps (which doesn't really help) and Lisino...

  59. started the Beta Blockers!!
    ... was pumping more efficiently now. I have been on atenolol (Tenormin), but couldn't tolerate but 1/2 of the smallest...

  60. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... In the beginning I was on a different beta blocker, atenolol (Tenormin) and I needed a calcium channel blocker ... verapamil, to help slow the rate down. The dose of atenolol I could take before side effects was very small, that...

  61. Breathlessness after CABAG
    ... he has never used it, he is also taking warfarin, atenolol , perindopril, furosemide, i think thats it and sorry...
    ... he has never used it, he is also taking warfarin, atenolol , perindopril, furosemide, i think thats it and sorry...

  62. Air Travel with PAT
    ... Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia) and presently take Atenolol everyday. On occasion when I have elevated heart ... injection of Adenosine. Recently. even though I'm taking Atenolol , I had to get a Hospital Adenosine treatment to calm...

  63. Help Please with SLOW heart rate!! I'm scared!!
    ... I was having runs of PACs. I was put on 12.5mg of Atenolol . Anyway, I stopped using the beta blocker about 1...

  64. cant stop crying when on toprol
    ... and it helps his atrial fibriallation. (Don't take atenolol ; you'll be in the same boat as with Toprol, IMHO...

  65. Is This Palpitations?
    ... the same thing happen to me after I started taking Atenolol . Which by the way is used to treat palps. Goo figure...

  66. Something Other Then Beta Blockers
    ... I have been on, and now off of Atenolol due to its horrendous side effects. I've been maintaining...
    ... occassion and have not taken any medication other than atenolol . You asked what horrendous effects I had from this ... entire system was out of wack. Now that I am off of atenolol , I can honestly confirm that the pill caused most...
    ... occassion and have not taken any medication other than atenolol . You asked what horrendous effects I had from this ... entire system was out of wack. Now that I am off of atenolol , I can honestly confirm that the pill caused most...
    ... occassion) and have not taken any medication other than atenolol . You asked what horrendous effects I had from this ... responded to everything I ingested. Now that I am off of atenolol , I can honestly confirm that the pill caused most ... but if I need to, I will. I just feel so good off of atenolol that the thought of another medication with possible...

  67. Pain or shortness of breath after stents?
    ... take the aspirin and plavix along with vytorin and atenolol . How do you know if you have clotting? Does it happen...

  68. Tacycardia
    ... suggested Coreg or Propranolol, since I had taken atenolol but had too many side effects. Has anyone had good...
    ... suggested Coreg or Propranolol, since I had taken atenolol but had too many side effects. Has anyone had good...

  69. Sharp chest pains with mvp???? HELP I'M SCARED
    ... that go to the dentist. lol I am supposed to be on Atenolol for my heart but usually my doc will just refill it...
    ... regurgitation is with the echocardiogram. I tried the Atenolol , too, but hated it so just live with the palpitations...

  70. Has anyone experienced a breathless/winded feeling with palpitations?
    ... cholesterol? I am already taking a very low doze of Atenolol for the palps, though they say I don't "need it" and...

  71. Digoxin
    ... I take lanoxin/ digoxin and atenolol for severe SVT. Digoxin makes me very tired, and very...

  72. Atenolol question
    ... My 9yo DD takes Atenolol and has the same problem. She was also told by her...

  73. Catheter Ablation for AFIB
    ... Babag Have you ever taken atenolol (a beta blocker)? I have taken it for over 3 years ... fatigue is due to heart damage due to an mi, or the atenolol . My EF is 45 as last calculated by a cath. I also ... would love to hear from someone that switched from atenolol , due to side affects, to a BB that has less. Thanks ... do well on it and i take a lot. i have never tried atenolol but have read about it. tell your doctor just what...

  74. Echocardiogram results
    ... and can't wait till I get it off so I can take the Atenolol again. I hate taking it because it makes me tired...

  75. Atenolol Side-Effects
    ... having episodes 2 weeks ago, but only have been on Atenolol (prescribed by my GP until I could get into the cardio ... heart races (although not as high since I've been on Atenolol ) but is most severe at night and early morning. Last ... this board a previous post from someone who'd been on Atenolol quite a long time and seemed to be okay with it....


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