All the Drug Class Drugs
Selective β1 Blocker. Metoprolol Tartrate 100 mg. TABS: 30. Hypertens: 100 mg dly.
maint: 100-200 mg dly. See lit. Ang.
pect: 100-150 mg dly. in 2-3 div. doses.
Hypertens., ang. pect., proph. myocard.
reinfarct., reduce CV mort. in
hemodynam. pts. with acute M.I., proph.
migraine syndr., proph. of paroxys.
tachycard., prior to card. catheterisation.
C/I: Bradycard., Adams-Stokes attacks.
Selective β1 Blocker. Atenolol 25, 50, 100 mg. TABS.: 30 x 25mg, 50mg, 100mg.
The dose must always be adjust. individ. with the lowest possible init. dosage.
Ang.: initial. 50mg ×1/d, the dosage being incr. gradual. to 100mg after 1 wk., as needed and tolerated.
M.I.: For pts. who present some days after suffer. an acute MI, 100 mg dly. is recomm. for long-term prophylaxis of MI.
Hypertens.: initial. 25-50 mg ×1/d, the dosage being incr. gradual. to
100 mg ×1/d after 2 wks. as needed and tolerated.
Elderly: dosage requirem. may be reduced especial. in pts. with impair. renal funct. See lit.
Child: Due to the lack of experience in ped. pts.- not recommended
Renal failure: See Lit.
Tmt. of Ang. pect.; Acute M.I.; Hypertens. C/I: Pts. with: known hypersens. to act. substan., cardiogenic shock., uncontrol. HF.,
sick sinus syndr., 2nd or 3rd degree heart block., untreated phaeochromocytoma.,
metabolic acidosis., bradycard. (<45 bpm)., hypotens., Severe peripher. arterial circulat. disturban. See lit.