A 25-year-old male asked:
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is there any chance a beta blocker can stop the heart / cause dangerous effects? also can you stop them? cardiologist offered them but scared to take?

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Yes a beta blocker particularly high doses can overdose can cause heart block slow heartbeat very rarely death. This is very rare in normal doses.Consol your cardiologist to address these concerns specifically and know your specific risks
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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