BLOKIUM 50MG TAB; atenolol, cardiovascular agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
each tablet contains : atenolol 50 mg .
INDICATION OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
management of all types of hypertension including hypertension of renal origin . Coronary failure , angina and troubles in rhythm .
DOSAGE OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
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The recommended dose is : –
most patients respond to administration of 100 mg daily , in single or divided doses which may be increased to 200 mg after one or two weeks , if necessary , when the effect of the initial dose has been fully established .
OVER-DOSAGE OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
should intoxication occur , excessive bradycardia may be counteracted by atropine ( 1-2 mg i.v.) followed , if necessary , by a beta-stimulant such as isoprenaline ( 25 mg slow i.v. ) .
CONTRA-INDICATION OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
treatment with blokium is cotraindicated in cases of heart block ( second or third degree ) . The drug must not be used in patients with untreated cardiac failure , but it is possible to do so when the failure has been controlled . Although no evidence of teratolognicity was found in animal studies , administration of the drug during pregnancy should be avoided , unless strictly necessary .
STORAGE OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
PACK OF BLOKIUM 50MG TAB
box of 15 tablets .
BLOKIUM 50MG TAB MANUFACTURED BY
MEDICAL UNION PHARMACEUTICALS .