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Beta-blockers - others

Also known as Acebutolol, Atenolol, Carvedilol, Labetalol, Metoprolol, Nebivolol, Oxprenolol, Sotalol

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  • Metoprolol. Tapering off. Side effects. Horrible drug!

    Metoprolol has been the worst medication I've ever been on. After a year of not knowing what was making me sick we found out it's this poison. I have never suffered so much and now after so much I found out it was this medication which I was given for hypertension. I've always ran but high...

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  • Weaning off atenolol

    So this may sound crazy but hear me out. I'm a 32 year old black female with high bp which I take lisinopril/hctz for. Well in January I started feeling anxious so my doctor gave me buspirone. Well I took it starting around May because really I was hesitant about taking it, but it made me loopy/dizzy...

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  • IV METROPROLOL

    Hi How long does it take this to completely leave system ?.Had heart scan and the horrible headache won't go .Think it's the metro or gtn spray ,Any advice?

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  • Bisoprol effects

    Am on Bisoprol 1.25mg for very fast heart rate but l hate the side effects am having. Stuffed nose, flushing depression and a sense of doom. Don't want to do anything or go anywhere. I am trying to cut back bit by bit by taking a little off the tablet every morning. Also am now going to try to have...

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  • SVT Ablation?

    It has been recommended I undergo ablation to correct my SVT...who has had this procedure? What was the process like? Have you had success? Will it also correct the PVC's/ PAC's? My episodes occur 6 to 8 times yearly and are largely controlled on a beta blocker...I suffer from heavy anxiety...

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  • Seems beta-blockers have given me Asthma

    Never had asthma in my life. AS soon as they put me on Bisoprolol I complained it felt as if my lungs no longer worked, they then put me on Solotolol which gave me a terrible cough, GP told me to stop taking the Solotolol and within two days, the cough became bareable but lasted for seven weeks until...

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  • Bystolic for Blood Pressur

    My PCP is trying to find a blood pressure med that will work for me. She has given me a prescription for Bystolic. If you are familiar with this med, did you have any major side effects? 

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  • Atenolol & Anxiety

    I have been off of Atenolol for approximately 5 months now.  When I was taking this drug, I took it twice a day for approximately two months.  Never in my life have I experienced issues with anxiety, until I came off of Atenolol.  It has gotten to the point to where I am even unable to...

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  • Bisoprolpl Fumarate

    Been taking Bisoprolpl since February due to rapid heartbeat after allergic reaction. What l would like to know is if anyone is experiencing same horrible side effects as l am? My nose for the last month has what l can only describe as swollen membrane inside. It's driving me mad and is there 24/7....

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  • Beeb taking Bisoprol for 4 months and never felt so ill

    I had an allergic reaction last August to Volterol and it caused my heart to beat extremely fast. After a consultation with a cardiologists l was prescribed Bisoprol 1.25mg. Since then l have felt unwell every day due to my nose feeling as though the membranes are swollen, and my breathing feels tight.l...

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  • Nadolol

    Hello all. Am just wondering if anyone has had any experiences with starting nadolol 40mg daily? I'm 17 and have been taking it for 2 days and I have already noticed a difference but also some side effects. Can anyone give some feedback of it? It's quite uncommon as I see, so...

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  • Feel as if my brain has been damaged.

    I was put on Bisopolol on Boxing day, I only took half the dosage so 1.25mg as they made me feel so bad. One of the syptoms was they made me feel like a drunk Zombie. Middle of March, and I was put on Sotalol instead, I only took this for a couple of weeks as I developed a bad cough so my GP told me...

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  • Bisoprolol Fumarate

    After a trip to A & E and short stay on cardiac ward, tests showed I had an episode of Coronary spasm. I have been given Bisoprolol Fumarate 2.5 mg for this.   I am on my 2nd day of taking and I have felt a bit spaced out and weird.  I hope it will pass when my system gets used to...

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  • Propranolol low body temp?

    I've noticed over the last week my temp has been as low as 96.9 and as high as 99.4. I'm very sensitive to the cold and have cold feet and hands 24/7 since starting on propranolol

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  • Stopping metoprolol

    I have only been taking metoprolol since mid-February, having had a couple of episodes of palpitations/fluttering during the night. My ECGs have been more or less OK, says the doc. He referred me for a holter monitor, but that took six weeks further until the fitting. I felt a flutter while I had the...

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  • bisoprolol

    haveing flu like symptons running nose blocked nose feel ruff and a bad throat been on these a long time anyone else have this please

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  • Metoprolol 25mg once twice a day

    A recently stop taking metoprolol 25mg they prescribed to me for high blood pressure and 4.1 aortic aneurysm but i stop taking the medication becouse of my fatigue and nausea all day is been a week and im feeling lightheaded all day does anyone knows how long the side effects take to go away i have...

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  • Beta-blocker for women with lowBP

    Hello, I was prescribed atenolol to lower my racing heart and palpitations. However, I have low-blood pressure (100/55). and it goes to 80/43 when taking beta-blocker. Is there a HR lowering drug that does not interfere with blood pressure?  About me: 27 years old, Hashimotos, taking low dose Synthroid. 

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  • Worried about taking Sotalol

    Following an angio-gram, I have been taken off Bisoprolol and proscribed Sotalol. Now I had been proscribed 2.5mg of Bisoprolol, but would only take half my proscribed daily dose and even then I had such severe side effects that they told me not to come to work until things are sorted following our work...

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  • Do all beta blockers help with anxiety, social interactions etc.?

    Im probably getting some beta blockers for hypertension im 17 yrs old and doctors gotta do some researches before giving me the treatment- doc mentioned beta blockers would be the best. i also have social anxiety and do get the sweaty hands and blushes when talking to people ( in 60%) . i am wondering...

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  • Beta blockers and ED

    I'm in a new relationship and my boyfriend takes a beta blocker for his anxiety. Recently it has started to cause him some erectile dysfunction (at least that's what he thinks it is). He is very upset by this and I don't want to make him feel any worse by asking him a lot of questions....

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  • Cartia XT

    I take two doses of metoprolol 25mg a day and then Cartia XT 120mg a day. Just recently I noticed I started to get a rash on my hands and a little on my stomach after I started taking the Cartia. My doctor had me stop the dose. Has this ever happened to anyone? Please help.

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  • Medication

    I had a severe heart attack Feb.23, 2016. I have 3 stents, the medicated stents. I am taking Carvedilol 3.125 mg 2x a day, for the beta-blocker. I don't have high blood pressure. I am also taking Atorvastatin 40 mg 1x at bed time. Clopidogrel 75 mg 1x a day am. I am ill, my chest area feels like...

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  • Carvedilol

    Was doing well with Linsinopril and Asprine in bringing down my BP 180's to 130's over 18 months.  New doctor has turned my life upside down, starting with adding Amlodipine - last less than a week.  Now he started me on Carvedilol 50 MG a day.  Lasted four days - train wreck. ...

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  • Very bad joint pain, on carvedilol

    My bp stays around 120/80 for most part, I was diagnosed with afib about month ago, I was put on 3.15 mg once daily for high bp and afib, sometimes when I get nervous it will go up to 140/90 but stays around there or lower sometimes 106/60, my question is, is it the beta blocker that may cause the stingy,...

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  • Why would I not be prescribed Atenolol?

    I used to take 25mg Atenolol and it controlled my blood pressure well and I didn't have any side effects. I then was taken off of it by my doctor as it was such a minimal amount. Unfortunately a couple of years later it was found that my blood pressure was up again. When going back to my GP, they...

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  • Can doing this with beta blockers damage the heart?

    About 2 months ago i took atenolol 25-50mg for about 5 days then i switched over to bystolic 2.5 mg until the 7th day then i stopped completely all together. I did this because i got hired for a job and i was getting a really fast heartbeat that wouldnt go away without the meds. These were all old beta...

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  • Taking beta blockers for palpatations for overactive throid

    I am taking half beta prograne for over active thyroid 3 weeks now last week the palpitations seemed under control but since 2 nights ago there back stronger and also starting to feel anxious again did this ever happen anyone else? I feel all my symptoms are returning before u was Starr treatment

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  • Psvt

    Ok so i just had an attack of svt my hr went up to 134 then as quick it went up, it went back down all with in a couple of mins.. Has anyone else experience that.

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