Atenij 50mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:32 am

Atenij 50mg Tablet

Uses of Atenij 50mg Tablet

Atenij 50mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Angina Pectoris and Hypertension

Side effects of Atenij 50mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Atenij 50mg Tablet are – Dizziness, Drowsiness, Fatigue, Fever, Lethargy, Light-Headedness, Short-Term Memory Loss, Vertigo


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Atenij 50mg Tablet

Do not use Atenij 50mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Atenolol

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Atenij 50mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Atenij 50mg Tablet works

Atenij 50mg Tablet contains – Atenolol

Atenolol inhibits stimulation of beta1-receptor sites, located mainly in the heart, decreasing cardiac excitability, cardiac output, and myocardial oxygen demand. Atenolol also acts to decrease release of renin from the kidneys, aiding in reducing blood pressure.

Dosage of Atenij 50mg Tablet

The dosage of Atenij 50mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Atenij 50mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Atenij 50mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Atecard 50mg Tablet  ( Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

25.40  14 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Tenorex 50mg Tablet  ( Baroda Pharma Pvt. Ltd. )

17.67  14 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Lonol 50mg Tablet  ( Khandelwal Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. )

29.14  14 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Betacard 50mg Tablet  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

25.40  14 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Tenolol 50mg Tablet  ( Ipca Laboratories Ltd. )

25.40  14 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- amiodarone: Additive atenolol effects calcium channel blockers, such as verapamil and diltiazem: Possibly symptomatic bradycardia and conduction abnormalities.

catecholamine-depleting drugs, such as reserpine: Additive antihypertensive effect.

clonidine: Rebound hypertension.

disopyramide: Increased risk of severe bradycardia, asystole, and heart failure.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

ZOTEZO IN THE NEWS

...