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Atenolol

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6.8  Effectiveness
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6.4  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 5 Atenolol side effects and 3 Atenolol benefits.

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Treatment Information
The generic name of this medication is Atenolol and brand name is Tenormin.

The active ingredient of this medication is Atenolol and inactive ingredient is Magnesium Stearate.

Atenolol is manufactured by Geneva/Sandoz.

Mainly used to decrease fatalities due to heart problems after a heart attack.
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04 Jul 2013 I have now stopped this drug as it made me so unwell and migraines worse. I have asthma so should not have been prescribed it
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27 Jun 2013 when I go outside if its sunny I get pressure in my ears and I feel dizzy and can't see properly without wearing strongsun glasses
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31 Aug 2012 On monitoring my blood pressure and pulse rate and noted the decrease I became afraid and stopped taking Atenolol
   —Posted by Helen
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08 May 2012 I have heard stories about individuals that wrer perscibed atenolol, and there side effects , since I've been taking this drug,it has helped my blood pressure and heart rate as well, aim active and at rest my heart rate is between 65-72 beats per minute where as before the drug it was 82-95 at rest, and blood pressure was 145/90 to 95 now aim at 177/70 or at times 114/68 which was quite a change.....the drug has worked well for me ... If I could change any one thing it would be to stop the slight dizziness side effects..........
   —Posted by Snapper 59
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10 Jan 2012 Atenolol didnt help me what so ever. Its didnt keep my heart rate down, made me sleepy even after sleeping for 10+ hours, made me gain 35 pounds in less than three months, and gave me serve acne.
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