Atenolol is a prescription medication used for lowering blood pressure (hypertension), relieving angina symptoms, and improving the chances of survival after a heart attack. The effects of an overdose will vary, depending on a number of factors, including how much atenolol is taken and whether it is taken with any other medicines, alcohol, and/or drugs.
When someone overdoses on atenolol, the symptoms can vary. Possible symptoms include but are not limited to: Tiredness; A decrease in breathing
Wheezing; Extremely low blood pressure; a severe decrease in heart rate (bradycardia); Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia); Abnormal heart rhythms; Congestive heart failure; Loss of life.
However, for info please do talk to a doc/pharmacist, take care.
- Atenolol Information for Consumers
- Atenolol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Atenolol (detailed)
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