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Lehigh Acres, FL
A 27-year-old male asked:

Do beta blockers protect your heart? are the actually beneficial?i take 25mg atenolol daily to control my anxiety. is it good for me?i feel it works

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Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Cardiology 48 years experience
Yes to both: Beta blockers like atenolol do protect the heart and as "lagniappe" they have the added benefit of being (mildly) anxiolitic. If they are obviously working for you: why the question?

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Last updated Aug 4, 2018

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