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A 36-year-old member asked:

Is it safe to take beta-blocker before general anaesthesia?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Beta blocker: Discuss this with your physician. When you are on beta blockers as a regular med your doc will likely want to continue them. Beta blockers for noncardiac patients before/during surgical procedures are presently somewhat controversial and your docs input should be sought for you.

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Last updated Jun 21, 2015

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