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How to quit from atenolol, without side effects?

Slowly. In general, any beta-blocker (like atenolol) needs to be tapered off gradually. How slowly depends on what you are taking it for, what other meds your are on, how long you have been on it, e.T.C. Check with your doctor. Read more...

How long do side effects from atenolol last?

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 . Read more...

Any side effects from suddenly stopping atenolol?

YES. Suddenly stopping atenolol--a beta blocker--can cause a rebound tachycardia which is a sudden increase in your heart rate. Suddenly stopping this medication could lead to elevation of blood pressure. Read more...

Are there any long term side effects of Atenolol?

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 increase it's rate. Some men have complained of some erectile dysfunction, as well. None of these are permanent, though. They will go away when the medicine is discontinued. Hope this helps! Read more...
Yes and no. any medicine will have side effect. some of the side effect are expected from the way the medicine supposed to work beta blockers a class of medicine where atenolol belong, can cause BP to come down, and the heart rate to slow down, but again that is what the medicine is made for. of course there is some reported unpleasant side effect specially for man ,if it will effect the sexual performance. Read more...

Does Tenormin (atenolol) have any long term side effects?

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, may decrease tolerance to glucose. This has also recently been reported with statins. We don't know the significance of this yet or if its real. Read more...