ACTION AND USE :
(Atenolol) is a cardio selective beta andrenoceptor blocking agent without
membrane stabilizing or intrinsic sympathomimetic activities. Following
oral doses of 50 & 100 mg, both beta blocking and antihypertensive
persists for at least 24 hours, because of its higher lipid solubility.
a.. Essential hypertensions
b.. Anigina pectoris
c.. Cardiac arrhythmias
d.. Left ventricular hypertrophy
e.. Myocardial infarction
: 50 mg - 100 mg daily.
Sinus bradycardia, heart block greater than first degree, cardiogenic
shock, overt cardiac failure, known
hypersensitivity reaction to atenolol.
Renal impairment, pregnancy, diabetes, untreated cardiac failure, sudden
withdrawal may excerbate angina
pectoris, myocardial contractility.
cold extremities, leg pain, dizziness, tiredness, fatigue & lethargy,
skin rashes and/or dry eyes.
10 Strips of 10 tablets of Hyten 50 in a box.
10 Strips of 10 tablets of Hyten 100 in a box.