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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
60 doctors shared insights

Corgard (Overview)

Corgard is a beta blocker which is a kind of rhythm control drug (cardiovascular drug).


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What is a substitute for corgard (nadolol)?

What is a substitute for corgard (nadolol)?

ANY OTHER BETA: Blocker usually as effective, even some heart rate reducing calcium channel blockers. ...Read more

Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
60 doctors shared insights

Corgard (Overview)

Corgard is a beta blocker which is a kind of rhythm control drug (cardiovascular drug).


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I am taking Nadolol for my Long QT Syndrome. What exactly does that medicine do? My doctor never explained to me.

I am taking Nadolol for my Long QT Syndrome. What exactly does that medicine do? My doctor never explained to me.

Protection: You must have the type of Long QT syndrome (type1) that the risk of a serious and potentially fatal arrhythmia can be triggered by bouts of emotional stress or by exercise . This can be prevented by beta blockers. Beta blockers block the surge of adrenaline that occurs with those 2 conditions ...Read more

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I take nadolol Klonopin (clonazepam) and I took Motrin yesterday my pcp prescribed me clarithromyxin today , are there any bad interactions with these 4?

I take nadolol Klonopin (clonazepam) and I took Motrin yesterday my pcp prescribed me clarithromyxin today , are there any bad interactions with these 4?

Drug interaction .: If you use nadolol for the treatment of high blood pressure, talk to your doctor before using it together with motrin. Combining these medications may reduce the effects of nadolol in lowering your blood pressure, especially if you use ibuprofen frequently or regularly (for example, to treat arthritis or chronic pain). You may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor. ...Read more

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Is nadolol (corgard) as effective as propranolol (inderal, innopran xl) in treating social anxiety?

Is nadolol (corgard) as effective as propranolol (inderal, innopran xl) in treating social anxiety?

NO: In theory, the answer is no because it doesn't cross the blood brain barrier as readily as propranolol. Nonetheless, it does block the catecholamine (adrenalin) response to stress/anxiety so it will still help and we all respond in our own unique way to every medicine so it may be excellent for some people. ...Read more

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I am on nadalol and last night i took med and then threw up because of food i ate. It seemed nadolol didn't work last night. Could it have not?

I am on nadalol and last night i took med and then threw up because of food i ate. It seemed nadolol didn't work last night. Could it have not?

NOT SURE WHAT U ASK?: I do not see the connnection is the Nadolol for your cardiovascular problems? What does the vomiting have to do with nadolol.? ...Read more

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How dangerous is Fleccanide? My doctor mentioned possibly putting me on it. Is it better for my SVT than Nadolol or propranolol? I have WPW syndrome.

How dangerous is Fleccanide? My doctor mentioned possibly putting me on it. Is it better for my SVT than Nadolol or propranolol? I have WPW syndrome.

High: fleccanide is most dangerous out of antiarrythmic drugs. but it can be used as last resort under close supervision. it may cause VT or V fib. it is not recommend routinely. ...Read more

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Going from corgard (nadolol) 20mg to tenormin. What can I expect for side effects during the transition?

BETABLOCKERS: Both are betablockers and i don't see any problem. It depends on the dose to control hpn. ...Read more

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How much time will it take for nadolol to exit my system and the side effects to stop?

How much time will it take for nadolol to exit my system and the side effects to stop?

Long halflife: The half-life is 24 hours. That means your blood level will still be half of the full dose after 24 hours. It will take about 5 days to be completely gone. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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Nadolol (Definition)

Nadolol is a beta blocker which is a kind of rhythm ...Read more