Generic Tenoretic is developed by medical scientists to treat high blood pressure. GGeneric Tenoretic combines the antihypertensive activity of two agents: a beta-blocker and diuretic combination. Atenolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers that affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). Chlorthalidone is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention. Generic Tenoretic may also be used for other purposes. Generic name of Generic Tenoretic is Atenolol-Chlorthalidone. Brand names of Generic Tenoretic are Tenoretic 100, Tenoretic 50.
Generic Tenoretic is taken by mouth with a glass of water.
Take Generic Tenoretic with food if it upsets your stomach.
Take Generic Tenoretic at regular intervals. Do not take it more often than directed.
Your blood pressure will need to be checked regularly.
It is very important to follow your diet, medication, and exercise course.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop using Generic Tenoretic suddenly.
Tenoretic Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Mellaril and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Tenoretic overdosage: extreme tiredness, trouble breathing, wheezing, slow heart rate, chest pain, swelling, feeling light-headed, or fainting.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Tenoretic More Info
Active Ingredient: Atenolol.
Other Ingredients: Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Povidone, Sodium Starch Glycolate,
Do not use Generic Tenoretic if you are allergic to Generic Tenoretic components.
Do not use Generic Tenoretic if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby. Do not take it in case you are a nursing mother.
Do not use GEneric Tenoretic if you have a serious heart problem such as heart block or slow heart rate or if you are unable to urinate.
Do not use Generic Tenoretic if you are allergic to sulfa drugs (such as Bactrim, Septra, Sulfatrim, SMX-TMP, and others).
Be careful with Generic Tenoretic if you have congestive heart failure, angina (chest pain), liver or kidney disease, a lung disorder, diabetes, gout, lupus, a thyroid disorder, adrenal gland tumor, psoriasis, or circulation problems.
Be careful with Generic Tenoretic if you take other blood pressure medications, especially clonidine (Catapres), (Norvasc, Caduet, Exforge, Lotrel, Tekamlo, Tribenzor, Twynsta), diltiazem (Cartia, Cardizem), felodipine (Plendil), nicardipine (Cardene), nifedipine (Procardia, Adalat), nimodipine (Nimotop), nisoldipine (Sular), reserpine (Serpasil), or verapamil (Calan, Covera, Isoptin, Verelan); digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps); dobutamine (Dobutrex); indomethacin (Indocin); isoproterenol (Isuprel Mistometer); lithium (Eskalith, Lithobid); a diabetes medication such as insulin, glyburide (Diabeta, Micronase, Glynase), glipizide (Glucotrol), chlorpropamide (Diabinese), or metformin (Glucophage); heart rhythm medication such as amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone) or disopyramide (Norpace); a diuretic (water pill) such as chlorothiazide (Diuril), hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ, HydroDiuril, Hyzaar, Lopressor, Vasoretic, Zestoretic), chlorthalidone (Hygroton, Thalitone), indapamide (Lozol), metolazone (Mykrox, Zaroxolyn), and others; or steroid medications (prednisone and others).
void getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position, or you may feel dizzy. Get up slowly and steady yourself to prevent a fall.
Avoid becoming overheated or dehydrated.
Avoid drining or operating machinery.
void drinking alcohol.
You should follow diet, exercise, and weight control.
It can be dangerous to stop Generic Tenoretic taking suddenly.