atenolol atenolol

Definition(s):

  • (n) an oral beta blocker (trade name Tenormin) used in treating hypertension and angina; has adverse side effects (depression and exacerbation of congestive heart failure etc.)

Usage(s):

  1. Diltiazem worked especially well for black men, captopril for younger white men, and atenolol for older white men.
  2. I saw the cardio doctor recently, and he was like, 'Oh, you have to take your medication atenolol, to lower blood pressure.
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