I am on atenolol and my mom is on metropolol. She seems to have confusion and dizziness and i don't, just wondering if this could be the reason
16 Apr 2010
Hi that could be why she is haven the dizziness but there is not much of a differnce between atenolol and metropolol they are both beta-blockers for heart cirulation and chest pain and other problems determined by your doc,so maybe she should ask to switch if the dizziness is bothersome,hope this helps
21 Apr 2010
Metoprolol succinate, is a beta1-selective (cardioselective) adrenoceptor blocking agent. Atenolol, a synthetic, beta1-selective (cardioselective) adrenoreceptor blocking agent also, it depends upon the side effects of each medication, please consult your doctor/pharmacist before you start or stop to consume the drug.
- Atenolol Information for Consumers
- Atenolol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Atenolol (detailed)
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