LOVASTATIN (Mevacor) is in a class of meds called ANTILIPEMICS used to lower cholesterol. I do not believe it is s beta blocker. No it is not a beta blocker, lovastatin is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors and is in the… Full Answer
Atenolol which is the generic name for a drug called Tenormin is a medication in the category called a beta-blocker. It is a cardiac (heart) medicine and it is mainly used to treat high blood pressure. Sometimes it is used… Full Answer
Depending on the class of anti-hypertensive drug, the mechanism of action can vary greatly. There are beta adrenergic blocker agents, angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, diuretics, ARBs, and many more.
Prolomet tablets are used as a beta-blocker. Prolomet contains Metoprolol which is administered for the treatment of hypertension and angina. It can also be taken as a preventative drug for heart conditions.