Beta Blockers Uses
Beta Blocker Use in Children or TeensMost beta blockers are not approved for use in children, as they have not been adequately studied in children. However, this does not mean that children cannot take beta blockers (or that a healthcare provider cannot prescribe a beta blocker for a child). Talk with your child's healthcare provider about the benefits and risks of using beta blockers in children.
Off-Label Beta Blocker UsesOn occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend a beta blocker for something other than the approved uses. Sometimes, beta blockers are used off-label for the following uses: