Important Instructions on Acebutolol
The dose that your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
- The medical condition being treated
- Your age
- How you respond to the medication
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Acebutolol Dosage for more information.)
Acebutolol can potentially interact with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Acebutolol).
An overdose is likely to cause dangerously low blood pressure (hypotension), a slow heart rate (bradycardia), and other serious problems. If you happen to overdose on acebutolol, seek medical attention immediately.
(Click Acebutolol Overdose for more information.)
If you forget to take your dose, take the missed dose as soon as your remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
This medication is available in generic form.
(Click Generic Sectral for more information.)