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any side effects from suddenly stopping atenolol

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Dr. Jason Beasley
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YES: Suddenly stopping atenolol--a beta blocker--can cause a rebound tachycardia which is a sudden increase in your heart rate. Suddenly stopping this med ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Chapman
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Taper: If you have been on it 2 months, it is better to gradually reduce the dose before stopping under the direction of your doctor.
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Side effect: Slow heart rate, low blood pressure dizziness fatigue heart block asthma attacks. Talk to your doctor.
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Dr. Mark Stern
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Slow heart rate plus: Slow heart rate , low bp, fatigue, asthma worsening, erectile dysfunction are all possibilities.
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Side effect: As long as you can tolerate it. Many time you get over the side effect. Very important to tell doctor so md can asses and give advice
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Dr. Cody Mead
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Not usually: You may notice that it's a little more difficult to perform high-intensity exercise, because it will make it very difficult for your heart to greatly ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Tenormin (atenolol): See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/tenormin-side-effects.html
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Atenolol: Tenormin(atenolol)has been used for many years now. The only long term effect which has arisen is a possibility that beta blockers, it's drug family, ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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Many, generally mild: Slow heart rate, worsening of heart failure, potentiation of asthma and hypokalemia and low blood sugar. Fatigue, sexual dysfunction are probably ove ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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Many, generally mild: Slow heart rate, worsening of heart failure, potentiation of asthma and hypokalemia and low blood sugar. Fatigue, sexual dysfunction are probably ove ... Read More

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