Description

Tenormin is a medication used to treat high blood pressure and other cardiovascular conditions. It is a beta blocker, which means it works by blocking the effects of the hormone epinephrine (adrenaline). This can help to lower blood pressure, heart rate, and anxiety.

Side Effects:

Tenormin may cause side effects such as dizziness, lightheadedness, fatigue, and diarrhea. If you experience any of these side effects, contact your doctor.

Tenormin is a medication used to treat high blood pressure and other cardiovascular conditions. It is a beta blocker, which means it works by blocking the effects of the hormone epinephrine (adrenaline). This can help to lower blood pressure, heart rate, and anxiety.

Dosages:

The usual starting dose of Tenormin is 50 mg, taken once daily. Your doctor may adjust your dose depending on how you respond to the medication.

Warning:

Tenormin can cause low blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, Tenormin may increase your risk for developing low blood sugar. Tenormin can also cause hypotension (low blood pressure). If you experience any of these side effects, contact your doctor.

Tenormin may interact with other medications, so be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you are taking, including over-the-counter drugs and supplements. Tenormin should not be used during pregnancy unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks. Tenormin is a category C pregnancy drug. This means that it is not known if Tenormin will harm an unborn baby. Tenormin is also not recommended for use during breastfeeding. This medication may pass into breast milk and could have harmful effects on a nursing baby. Tenormin should be used with caution in people with kidney or liver disease, as well as in people with a history of heart disease or congestive heart failure. Tenormin may cause dizziness or lightheadedness. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how Tenormin affects you. Tenormin should be used with caution in people with diabetes, as it can cause low blood sugar levels. Tenormin may also cause hypotension (low blood pressure).