Betacard

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Betacard

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Atenolol साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Betacard Information

Betacard, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Angina, High BP. Other than this, Betacard has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Betacard depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Common side effects of Betacard include Blurred vision, Cold hands. Some other side effects of Betacard have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Betacard go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Betacard's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Further, the section on Betacard related warnings talks about Betacard's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Diabetes, Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension), Asthma must refrain from the use of Betacard since this can cause severe adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Betacard contraindications section.

Besides this, Betacard may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

You should also be aware that Betacard is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Betacard Benefits & Uses
  2. Betacard Dosage & How to Take
  3. Betacard Side Effects
  4. Betacard Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Betacard with Other Drugs
  6. Betacard Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Betacard
  8. Betacard Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Betacard Benefits & Uses

Betacard is used to treat the following -

  1. Heart Attack
  2. Angina Primary
  3. High BP Primary
  4. Valvular Heart Disease

Betacard Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Betacard

Atenolol

Betacard Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Betacard is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Fatigue Mild
  4. Dizziness Mild
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Drowsiness
  7. Wheezing Moderate
  8. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Cold hands

Betacard Related Warnings

Is the use of Betacard safe for pregnant women?

Betacard has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Betacard without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Betacard safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Betacard. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Betacard on the Kidneys?

Betacard rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Betacard on the Liver?

So far, no research has been carried out on the effects of Betacard on the liver. So it is not known whether taking Betacard will affect the liver or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Betacard on the Heart?

Betacard may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Betacard with Other Drugs

Betacard should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Betacard Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Betacard unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Diabetes
  2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  3. Hyperthyroidism
  4. Asthma
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  7. Glaucoma
  8. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  9. Tachycardia

Frequently asked Questions about Betacard

Is this Betacard habit forming or addictive?

Betacard does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Betacard you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Betacard only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Betacard cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Betacard Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Betacard

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Betacard to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Betacard

Consuming Betacard with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Betacard FAQs

Question about 2 years ago

How to take Betacard?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Take Betacard once or twice in a day or as advised by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food because of the presence of food does not affect its absorption from the stomach. Precautions must be taken in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, thyrotoxicosis, and improper liver or kidney function.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Betacard cause depression?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

Rarely, Betacard causes depression. However, the exact cause of depression is not known. If you experiencing insomnia, persistent feeling of sadness, loss of appetite, loss of interest in activities which are symptoms of depression then you are advised to discuss it with your doctor without any further delay.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Betacard cause hair loss?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Rarely, Betacard causes hair loss (alopecia). However, the exact cause behind hair loss is unknown but it is presumed that it occurs because of thinning of the hairs which weakens their strength. If you are experiencing excessive hair loss after taking this drug then do discuss it with your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I use Betacard without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS , General Physician

No, Betacard is a prescription drug so do not use it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to use this drug without a doctor's advice because it can cause unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before using this medication by himself or herself.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Betacard cause diabetes?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

No, Betacard does not cause diabetes. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. 

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Tenormin® (atenolol)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 149
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 197-198
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