Since heart failure is a permanent risk, use of beta blockers runs life-long. But if the
patient begins to exhibit contradictions like hypotension, bradycardia, severe
bronchospasm or a heart block, they can be temporarily discontinued and resumed after
such a situation is resolved,” says Dr. VK Chopra.
“When a patient gets a severe heart failure, beta blockers are either down titrated or
stopped. Once acute heart failure is cured and euvolemic achieved, beta blockers must