2 patient evaluations for Atenolol with a burden rating of Very hard to take

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Mar 22, 2012 (Started Feb 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (persistent cough)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The cough and shortness of breath from talking this medication was terrible. If you experience this see you doctor for a change of prescription.

Feb 26, 2012 (Started Feb 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe (persistent cough)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 8, 2011 (Started Oct 30, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Severe (flu like symptoms)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: So far, I have been unable to tolerate any of the beta blockers.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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