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Atenolol

Atenolol
Тablets 100 mg
ATC C07A B03
Prescription-only medicine
Reimbursed by Health Insurance Fund

POSOLOGY AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION


Arterial hypertension
A daily dosage of 50-100mg once daily

Angina Pectoris, arrhythmia, secondary prevention of infarct
A daily dosage of 100mg or divided into two dosages

Patients with renal insufficiency
In cases of kidney insufficiency, the dosage of atenolol should be adapted to the clearance of creatinine.


Clearance of creatinine

From 35ml/min/1,73m2

From 15-35 ml/min/1.73m2

Up to 15ml/min/1.73m2



Maximal daily dosage

100 mg

50 mg daily or 100mgn every 2nd day

50 mg every 2nd day or 100 mg every 4th day


Patients at haemodialysis, should be administered 50 mg of atenolol after every dialysis performance under the doctor’s control in the health institution. This is for the reason that a significant fall of the blood pressure might appear.


Medicine’s information on this web page is only a short description of its characteristics. Do not take them as recommendations for self-treatment of your health condition.

You must inform your physician and pharmacist and follow their recommendations before you use the medicine for treatment. Always read carefully the patient information leaflet.

COMPOSITION

Each tablet contains 100 mg atenolol.

THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS

– arterial hypertension;
– angina pectoris(prevention from angiotic pains);
– arrhythmia;
– secondary prevention after the myocardial infarct.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

– Heart blocking of II or III degree;
– Cardiogenic shock;
– Presensitivity on the medicine.

PACKAGING

Box of 15 tablets of 100 mg in a plastic bottle