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Patient N suffers from hypertension. Doctor M initiates Atenolol at 50 mg tablet a day. After initiation, for 3 consecutive days while self monitoring, patient N notes NO CHANGE in his BP response. What should Dr. M ask Mr. N to do ?

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The correct answer is, "Continue the current Atenolol prescription for at-least 1-2 weeks"

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