Blocks cardiac beta receptors
Reduces: contractility, HR, CO, SV
This drugs slows the heart down so that it can rest.
Avoid with: beta inhaler, Non-dihydropyridines (CCB), insulin (hypoglycemia)
Side effects: bradycardia, broncochonstriction, blocks glyconeogenesis, fatigue, tired, depression from decreased cardiac output, Diabetecs should try and avoid this drug
Suffix "-olol" (Metroprolol)