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Who Should Avoid Penbutolol?

Who Should Not Take This Medication?

You should not take penbutolol if you:
 
  • Are allergic to penbutolol sulfate, Levatol, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 
 
  • Have second- or third-degree heart block (a problem with electrical signal conduction in the heart).
 
  • Have a very slow heart rate (bradycardia).
 
  • Have cardiogenic shock (an emergency heart problem).
     

Penbutolol Precautions and Warnings: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which penbutolol should not be taken, along with several warnings and precautions people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the precautions and warnings for penbutolol were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns that may apply to you.
 
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