beta blocker

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It showed the patient to be an extensive metabolizer of beta blocking agents, with both alleles of the wild type, so poor metabolism and abnormal pharmacokinetics could not explain the occurrence of hyperkalemia in this patient.
Interestingly, additional pharmacogenetic testing did not explain the occurrence of this side effect, since the patient was found to be extensive metabolizer of beta blocking agents.
Nebivolol is a third-generation beta blocking agent with high selectivity for beta-1 adrenergic receptors(1,2), used in the treatment of hypertension, heart failure and cardiac arrhythmias(1,3-6).