Beta blocker overdose warning

The toxicity of a commonly prescribed beta blocker needs better recognition across the NHS to prevent deaths from overdose, a new report warns.

by Chloe Harman
Propranolol is a clinically useful drug but rapidly toxic when taken in large quantities. | SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Propranolol is a clinically useful drug but rapidly toxic when taken in large quantities. | SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

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