while searching on ways to wean myself off of atenolol saw a post mentioning making sure i had enough magnesium in my diet. current research (1,2) however, suggest that due to their lack of efficacy, beta-blockers such as atenolol (tenormin) should rarely be the first line of treatment for high blood pressure. even though, going back 70 years, people still lived to age 90 and beyond and in general in better health because of more activity vs today. i’m not deluding myself that there won’t be problems, but tonight, and after having “failed” a stress echo yesterday. all 39 referencesatenolol drug interactionsthere are 847 drug interactions with atenololatenolol disease interactionsthere are 18 disease interactions with atenolol which include:hemodialysis. symptoms of psychological depression, fatigue, decreased concentration, memory loss and mood swings may come on slowly and insidiously. this went on for weeks and i continued to take the atenolol not suspecting the two were related. week we send two free email newsletters with breaking health news, prescription drug information, home remedies and a preview of our award-winning radio show. this drug should never be suddenly discontinued by a person on atenolol (tenormin) or any other beta-blocker, as the sudden increase in blood pressure could be life-threatening. atenolol was the forth med that i was on after being allergic to others. again another doctor ,he established that i now have a leaking aortic valve which could have been caused by the wrong medicine given and the abrupt.
easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records. while later i noticed that my heart had an irregular beat and also palpitation at over 130 beats per minute. i felt ill and change in my heart rythm speeding up and slowing down.: every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided by multum is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. i have to take my pills again tonight and i don’t want to, not sure what to do. atenolol could accerbate the depression problems as i have had to change and increase the drugs i take for them. upped me from 50 mg once a day to twice a day. i have now weaned myself off this med in last couple of months and now have constant dry mouth, high bp and cholesterol but worst is my hair has started falling out. my doc now has me on xanax, serequel and ambien and i am a much happier, healthy person. have had a health scare in december lol i had a legal high-_- it mixed with my previous medication that i was on called flecanide or something like that and that made me feel ill and i couldn’t move much at all. what was your diet and how much apple cider vinegar did you take?
i stopped the atenolol and within a few weeks, the issues with my feet were fine. to professional interaction datamoderate atenolol ↔ foodmoderate food interactionyou may take atenolol with or without food, but take it the same way every time. have been having chest pains and odd pressure there but there’s not a lot i can do about it. i tried all otc meds and also had a prescription for imitrex. medicine may also have a negative effect on cholesterol and other blood fats, so a lipid test before treatment and periodically thereafter would be prudent. certain to inform your doctor of any other condition you have, as it may affect whether you should take atenolol (tenormin), your dose, or require you to take special tests during treatment. patients with preexisting hyperlipidemia may require closer monitoring during beta-blocker therapy, and adjustments made accordingly in their lipid-lowering regimen. can raise your bp – and atenolol will make it worse because it suppresses adrenalin – the very thing your body uses to purge your body of allergens. atenolol (tenormin) is a little better than other beta-blockers in this regard, but monitor your breathing carefully. so its now only cane sugar, honey, real maple syrup, butter, and olive oil. minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
stopping abruptly may trigger serious and potentially fatal heart problems. nf, scott cb, duncan jj "effects of atenolol versus enalapril on cardiovascular fitness and serum lipids in physically active hypertensive men. per month-no more missed work and time with my family. doctor had me wired up for 48 hours and it showed no problem..Now i think that’s because i stopped it just like that and the doctor said it was okay but obviously not, doctors fault. have been on 25 mg atenolol for a couple of months now, i have stage 1 hbp and my doctor wanted to put me on a water pill, but i have sulfa allergies…it is gross, but two hours almost exactly after i take my pill, with or without food, i am in bathroom with loose bowels, and have gotten to the point i want to carry extra underwear, it hits so suddenly and with a few seconds warning (not exaggerating)… i thought it was a side effect that would subside, have an appointment next week, going to be addressed, but i also have anxiety issues, which i am on 50 mg sertraline (zoloft) and when i get wound up, i have the same effect… i am having more anxiety flare ups since being on the atenolol… not sure if it is the drug, or me? people with kidney impairments or who are elderly may need their atenolol (tenormin) dose adjusted. people with a history of depression should inform their doctors to ensure both their depression and beta-blocker therapy is well managed. i would go to the hospital thinking i was dying, but i read the other comments on here and realized it would have been a waste of time and money, just decrease your dosage, but its going to take time, my bp and heart rate ran high for several week, best wishes mark. to professional interaction datamoderate atenolol ↔ multivitamins with mineralsmoderate drug interactionusing atenolol together with multivitamin with minerals may decrease the effects of atenolol. from up to 200 over 109 to 145 over 85 and had maintained that for 4 to 5 years.
we expect comments to be civil in tone and language. other drugs interact with atenolol, including ampicillin and medicines used to treat anxiety, asthma, blood pressure and heart problems. people must be very carefully monitored if they take beta-blockers such as atenolol (tenormin): asthmatics and patients with other respiratory problems are especially vulnerable as these drugs can make breathing worse. i have notice some brain clouds but nothing serious, but i am getting concern and will cut back if it continues to worsen. another doctor and hope he weans you off of it, i feel so bad for you, it will be ok i promise. are 4 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with atenolol which include:moderate atenolol ↔ alcohol (ethanol)moderate drug interactionatenolol and ethanol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. atenolol (tenormin) is a little less likely to affect the nervous system than certain other drugs in this class, be alert for the beta-blocker blahs. saw the doc who got a chest xray and ecg and could see nothing wrong. track of your sons diet – increase in use of corn oil and corn syrup in foods also caused an increase in my migraines – rate dropped off when i removed all corn from my diet. for a couple of years and i still take the clonidine. and then had my sunday roast which was good) my appetite has increased.