beta-adrenergic blocking agent

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Beta-adrenergic blocking agents and dental vasoconstrictos.
Since, these substances may trigger vasospasm; beta-adrenergic blocking agents should be avoided in such cases.
All of these therapies--angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers, beta-adrenergic blocking agents (betablockers), aldosterone antagonists, hydralazine/ isosorbide dinitrate, implantable cardioverter defibrillators, and cardiac resynchronization therapy--are effective in treating heart failure, with the benefits outweighing the risks.
Because of the potential effects of beta-adrenergic blocking agents on blood pressure and pulse, these agents should be used with caution in patients with cerebrovascular insufficiency.
"Beta-Adrenergic Blocking Agents (Ophthalmic)." Medlineplus Health Information, National Library of Medicine.