Aten 50 MG Tablet

Manufactured by Zydus Cadila
Composition: Atenolol
Prescription Required: Yes


Aten 50 MG Tablet is used for the lowering of high blood pressure and relieving chest pain caused due to reduced blood flow to the heart. It is also used for treating other complications associated with heart and blood vessels.


Commonly asked questions for Aten 50 MG Tablet

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 2 to 4 hours.

Duration of effect

This medicine is excreted in urine and feces. The effect lasts for a duration of 12 to 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?


Consumption of alcohol should be avoided while taking this medicine, especially when you start taking the medicine or a change its dosage. Symptoms like headache, dizziness, change in pulse or heart rate should be reported to the doctor.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Use under the supervision of the doctor, only if clinical condition clearly requires the use of this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding women. Use only if clearly needed under the doctor's supervision. Monitoring of blood pressure and blood glucose levels is necessary.


List of substitutes for Aten 50 MG Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Aten 50 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Atmost 50 MG TabletTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Betacard 50 MG TabletTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Teno 50 MG TabletIpca Laboratories Pvt Ltd.


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