Reviewing Acebutolol With Your Healthcare Provider
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this product if you have:
- Peripheral artery disease (PAD)
- Mesenteric vascular disease (problems with the blood vessels of the intestines)
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Chest pain (angina)
- Heart failure
- A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- An upcoming surgery
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Acebutolol and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Acebutolol and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Acebutolol to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)