|Side effects of Generic Tenormin cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Generic Tenormin.
More common side effects of Generic Tenormin may include:
Dizziness, fatigue, nausea, slow heartbeat
Less common or rare side effects of Generic Tenormin may include:
Depression, diarrhea, difficult or labored breathing, dizziness upon standing up, drowsiness, headache, heart failure, impotence, light-headedness, low blood pressure, penile deformity, periods of poor circulation in the fingers, psoriasis-like rash, red or purple spots on the skin, rapid heartbeat, slow heartbeat, sluggishness, temporary hair loss, tiredness, vertigo, wheezing, worsening of psoriasis
Why should Generic Tenormin not be prescribed?
If you have heart failure, inadequate blood supply to the circulatory system (cardiogenic shock), heart block (conduction disorder), or a severely slow heartbeat, you should not take this medication. Youll also need to avoid it if it gives you an allergic reaction.
Special warnings about Generic Tenormin
If you have a history of severe congestive heart failure, Generic Tenormin should be used with caution.
Generic Tenormin should not be stopped suddenly. It can cause increased chest pain and heart attack. Dosage should be gradually reduced.
If you suffer from asthma, seasonal allergies, or other bronchial conditions, coronary artery disease or kidney disease, this medication should be used with caution.
Ask your doctor if you should check your pulse while taking Generic Tenormin. This medication can cause your heartbeat to become too slow.
This medication may mask the symptoms of low blood sugar or alter blood sugar levels. If you are diabetic, discuss this with your doctor.
Notify your doctor or dentist that you are taking Generic Tenormin if you have a medical emergency, and before you have surgery or dental surgery.
Generic Tenormin may cause harm to a developing baby when taken during pregnancy. If you are pregnant or become pregnant while taking this medication, inform your doctor immediately