Atenolol

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Atenolol's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

2.5 mg2.5 (2.5)As recommended.IVAt a rate of 1 mg/min
150 mcg/kg150 (150)As recommended.IV infusionOver 20 minutes. Maintenance dose 50-100 mg.
50 to 200 mg120 (125)24 hourlyPO

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

1 to 2 mg/kg1.5 (1.5)24 hourlyOral-
1 to 2 mg/kg1.5 (1.5)24 hourlySlow IV-

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

1 to 2 mg/kg1.5 (1.5)24 hourlyoralGradually increase the dose
1 to 2 mg/kg1.5 (1.5)24 hourlySlow intravenousGradually increase the dose

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Atenolol

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