What effects to Beta Blockers "LOL" MEDS have on the heart? What are the side effects? Which is the most common side effect?
- Carvedilol- Coreg
- Metoprolol- Lopressor
All Beta Blockers have a direct effect on the SA node
Beta Blockers reduce the amount of Oxygen consumed and lowers the blood pressure
DO NOT STOP SUDDENLY!
MUST CHECK PULSE 1 HR BEFORE ADMINISTERING A BETA BLOCKER
- Hypotension- Most common