Atenolol doesn't actually change glucose levels but should be used with caution in diabetes patients because it may hide signs of low blood sugar such as a rapid heartbeat. Other symptoms, such as sweating, may still occur.
...Atenolol tablet, USP, should be used with caution in diabetic patients if a beta-blocking agent is required. Beta-blockers may mask tachycardia occurring with hypoglycemia, but other manifestations such as dizziness and sweating may not be significantly affected. At recommended doses Atenolol tablet, USP, does not potentiate insulin-induced hypoglycemia and, unlike nonselective beta-blockers, does not delay recovery of blood glucose to normal levels...
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