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  • Beta Blockers - Metoprolol (Lopresor);Bisoprolol (Monocor); Carvedilol (Coreg); Atenolol (Tenormin); Acebutolol (Sectral, Monitan); Propranolol (Inderal) (Fraser Health) [English] Public

    Metoprolol (Lopresor®);Bisoprolol (Monocor®); Carvedilol (Coreg®); Atenolol (Tenormin®); Acebutolol (Sectral®, Monitan®); Propranolol (Inderal®) What are beta-blockers used for? • To prevent chest pain (angina) • To treat high blood pressure • To treat heart failure • To prevent irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias) • To prevent heart attacks • To treat some symptoms of anxiety In patients with irregular heart rhythms, beta blockers are used as “rate control” agents, which prevent the heart from beating too fast. Although beta blockers do not make the heart beat at a regular pace, they may help reduce symptoms patients experience with irregular heartbeats. In heart failure, beta-blockers are used to strengthen the heart muscle and help the heart pump more effectively. Why should I take this medication? How do beta-blockers work? What should I expect? How do I take beta-blockers? What should I watch for? (English) Colour

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