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Brand Name:
Blokium
Generic Name:
Atenolol

DESCRIPTION:

Atenolol is a beta-adrenergic blocking drug which acts preferentially on Beta Receptors in the heart.

COMPOSITION:

Blokium 100 contains Atenolol 100 mg. Blokium 50 contains Atenolol 50 mg Blokium 25 contains Atenolol 25 mg. Blokium DIU 100 contains Atenolol 100 mg and Chlorthalidone 25 mg. Blokium DIU 50 contains Atenolol 50 mg and Chlorthalidone 12.5 mg.

INDICATIONS:

Blokium; Angina Pectoris, management of all types of hypertension including hypertension of renal origin. Blokium DIU; Treatment of hypertension.

DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:

Blokium; 50-100 mg once a day. However, dosage must be adjusted according to the response. BLOKIUM DIU; 1 tablet daily.

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

Treatment with Blokium & Blokium DIU is contraindicated in cases of heart block (second or third degree). The drug must not be used in patients with untreated cardiac failure.

PRESENTATION:

Available in five strengths in following pack sizes. Blokium 100mg: Blister Pack of 2x10. Blokium 50mg: Blister Pack of 3x10. Blokium 25mg: Blister Pack of 3X10. Blokium DIU 100: Blister pack of 2x10. Blokium DIU 50: Blister pack of 2x10.

PREGNANCY & LACTATION:

Drug should be avoided in Pregnancy, unless strictly necessary.

Patients should consult with their physician before taking any medicine.