Atenolol vs Bystolic

Atenolol
(Rx)
Bystolic
(Rx)
Atenolol is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Bystolic is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.4
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
3.2
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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July 15, 1988
December 17, 2007
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
41,066 Discussions
5,447 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Tachycardia
#4 for Palpitations
#5 for PVC's
#6 for A Fib
#7 for Migraines
#8 for Chest Pain
#9 for Heart Attack
#10 for Graves
#11 for Shaking
#12 for Angina
#13 for POTS
Atenolol is prescribed for High Blood Pressure, Anxiety, Tachycardia, Palpitations and PVC's and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for A Fib, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for A Fib
#3 for Heart Attack
#4 for Heart Failure
Bystolic is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for A Fib, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ate
Depression
9
Weight Gain
6
Weight Loss
5
Insomnia
4
Asthma
4
Weakness
4
Cough
4
Nausea
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Hair Loss
2
Bys
Weight Gain
9
Shortness of Breath
9
Depression
7
Insomnia
6
Nausea
6
Asthma
4
Weakness
4
Hair Loss
4
Weight Loss
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
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Atenolol
Ate
Bystolic
Bys
Depression
Ate
Bys
9
7
Weight Gain
Ate
Bys
6
9
Weight Loss
Ate
Bys
5
3
Insomnia
Ate
Bys
4
6
Asthma
Ate
Bys
4
4
Weakness
Ate
Bys
4
4
Cough
Ate
Bys
4
0
Nausea
Ate
Bys
4
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
Ate
Bys
3
3
Hair Loss
Ate
Bys
2
4
Weight Gain
Bys
Ate
9
6
Shortness of Breath
Bys
Ate
9
0
Depression
Bys
Ate
7
9
Insomnia
Bys
Ate
6
4
Nausea
Bys
Ate
6
4
Asthma
Bys
Ate
4
4
Weakness
Bys
Ate
4
4
Hair Loss
Bys
Ate
4
2
Weight Loss
Bys
Ate
3
5
Withdrawal Symptoms
Bys
Ate
3
3
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Bystolic during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Atenolol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Bystolic and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Solution: 5 mg/10 mL
Tablet: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid orange juice or discuss with your doctor because orange juice may decrease drug absorption.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Atenolol
Nebivolol Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Atenolol and Bystolic: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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