Tenormin

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Tenormin Warnings

Do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor. Some conditions may become worse when you suddenly stop this drug. Some people who have suddenly stopped taking similar drugs have had chest pain, heart attack, and irregular heartbeat. If your doctor decides you should no longer use this drug, he or she may direct you to gradually decrease your dose over 1 to 2 weeks.

When gradually stopping this medication, it is recommended that you temporarily limit physical activity to decrease strain on the heart. Get medical help right away if you develop chest pain/tightness/pressure, chest pain spreading to the jaw/neck/arm, unusual sweating, trouble breathing, or fast/irregular heartbeat.
  • May cause dizziness
  • If you are pregnant or of childbearing age, discuss the risks/benefits of this medication with your doctor and pharmacist.
  • It is very important that you take or use this exactly as directed. Do not skip doses or discontinue unless directed by your doctor.
  • This drug may impair the ability to operate a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery. Use care until you become familiar with its effects.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • MONITOR FOR BRADYCARDIA & HYPOTENSION; 1 CASE OF BRADYCARDIA IN NEONATE

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Reports of intrauterine growth retardation