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Nevertheless, regardless of the type, beta-blockers in general bring their own set of problems to the table
However, recent studies have uncovered some worrying problems with ARBs
Earlier published studies had revealed that the drugs increased the risk of stroke and heart problems; yet, despite this downside, they were still considered to be far safer than conventional antipsychotics
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- liver failure- allergic reactions- a decrease in white blood cells- headache- drowsiness- diarrhoea- abnormal taste sensation (salty or metallic taste)- skin rash- cough (though less frequently than with ACE inhibitors)
In their turn, the health authorities have been urged by chief dental officer Professor Raman Bedi to fluoridate their water, and the new law provides a "realistic option" of doing so, he says