... pregnant, i was taken off of it and put on something else. after i gave birth, i was put back on it and the dose increased to 50mg. i have been experiencing;dramatic hair loss, daily bouts of dizziness and being very lightheaded. i have had other things happening that i am not sure if they are linked to the medication; my anxiety if off the chart, frequent stomach aches and diarhhea, tired all the time and feeling twitchy/itchy. can any of those issues be linked to atenolol too? it seems like whenever i have brought these things up with the doctor, i leave with more questions then answers
Hello hizzle3 & welcome to the site. Yes, these can be side effects of atenolol. You need to discuss this with your doctor. Do you take any allergy or cold meds to help with the symptoms? This would not be advisable. Please read the link below. Best wishes to you...
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