labetalol

Adult
Uses
  • hypertension
  • ischemic heart disease (available on site)
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • asthma, bradycardia, atrioventricular block, hepatic dysfunction, uncompensated heart failure, severe peripheral arterial disease
Drug interactions
  • amiodarone, calcium channel blockers, cimetidine, digoxin, NSAIDs
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • hypotension
  • bronchospasm
  • dizziness
  • lightheadedness
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • impotence
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
100mg; 100-600mg once daily
Monitoring
  • blood pressure
Source of Suggestion
Suggestion from clinicians (Added on August, 2015)