Labetalol

tablets, injection See also: trandate

This Product can be used for the following complaints/illnesses:

blood-pressure (hypertension), hypertension of pregnancy, hypertension with angina

Sports Information

If taken in excessive amounts this product may cause you to test positive for banned substances.

Explanation

Labetalol is a beta-blocker and is banned in "control" sports (like shooting, archery..); if in doubt please check with your governing body or medical officer

Additional Information

The combination of a fall in blood pressure and/or changes in heart rhythm combined with competitive sport in ahtletes not otherwise requiring this medicine may be seriously detrimental to health Also available as Trandate

Active Ingredients

labetalol 50mg, 100mg, and 200mg (tablets), 5mg/ 5ml (injection)

Disclaimer

This list is a reference source for licensed medical products according to the latest IOC (International Olympic Committee) guidelines. Some food supplements are included, but verified information on ingredients of most supplements is very hard to obtain.

Medicines and supplements may change in appearance, content and banned status from time to time, and some organisations may have more stringent rules for their own sport. If you are in any doubt, consult with your group medical officer.

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