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... Hi, coming off of the atenolol was pretty horrible. I had a rapid heartrate, even walking up a flight of stairs left me winded. I also had headaches, extreme tiredness and full fledge panic attacks. ... (8 replies)
... Although not directly related to weaning off of a beta blocker, I thought I'd share my experience with Micardis here. I was put on Micardis 40 mg daily in March of this year. This is the first time ever for to be on any BP med. I have noticed that Micardis has increased by Blood glucose level. ... (8 replies)
... No, I was not on both meds at the same time. I was on atenolol and then he told me to stop taking that and switch to the Micardis. The four days I was on the Micardis alone my BP was fine but the withdrawl symptoms from the beta blocker were horrible. ... (8 replies)

... Knowing that atenolol may have been the cause of your hair loss, to put you on another beta blocker doesn't make much sense. And to tell you to just "stop" after a year was idiocy. ... (8 replies)
... I think that your heart rate may settle down after a few days. My guess is that you had gotten a headache from the increased rate and rebound affect. I took Atenolol and am now off of it. ... (8 replies)
... And I feel horrible! Yesterday all I did was sleep. I think I was actually only awake for about 6 hours yesterday. I have a constant headache. My resting heart rate is around 90 and just walking up a flight of stairs sends it over 100. ... (8 replies)
... I was diagnosed with mild hypertension a few months ago and was prescribed with a Beta blocker and it made my life hell. I was off the meds for a while and started using alternatives such as Hawthorn and Celery to calm my pressure. ... (0 replies)
Jan 20, 2007
... It may be due to low potassium but Micardis is supposed to retain potassium. You may eat a banana or drink orange juice before exercising. Most of the doctors try a diuretic or a beta blocker for young people. ... (5 replies)
... I thought you were already taking Micardis when the doc added Toprol. ... (8 replies)
... Healthy blood pressure is usually lower in the morning and increases throughout the day and then goes lower during the late evening. ... (8 replies)
... Certainly all that is good to do for BP! ... (27 replies)
... at 3 pm, and 1 mg Terazosin Alpha Blocker in the PM. In addition I take 10 mg of Simvastatin at bed time. ... (7 replies)
... It is manufactured by SANOFI pharm. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, this is my first time to post here. I was diagnosed with HBP 5 years ago when I was 31, otherwise am healthy, in shape etc. ... (18 replies)
... to mention a few. ... (6 replies)
... There is a new pill approved by the FDA in Sept 2007, combining two very well known medications. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks. I guess the biggest issue is that when these attacks happen when I am working, it comes on slowly over a two to three hour period and ends up feeling like a heat exhaustion attack. I truly appreciate everyone's feedback. ... (9 replies)
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Jun 14, 2005
... and what a horrible exp. it was. The reason for me going off the med is because my hair is thinning so my Dr decided to switch me to Micardis. That did not work well at all so this week I started 25mg of Toprol question is. ... (2 replies)
... sparing component already built into it AND I also took a separate potassium supplement. Felt lousy. Doc pulled me off it after one month. ... (5 replies)
May 27, 2011
... You will see a difference in blood pressure with 10 mg. of Bisoprolol. This is the most potent beta blocker with a good effect side effect profile. Many state that their Quality of Life has improved while taking Bisoprolol and other beta blockers. ... (15 replies)

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