Readers are advised to consult a health professional about any issue regarding their health and well-being. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. Please consult with your health care provider in regards to the symptoms you are experiencing. The unique abilities of blood pressure medication often help other conditions as well. Also, do not split the tablets unless they have a score line and your doctor or pharmacist tells you to do so. I am currently taking Toprol Xl after having a double bypass.
Metoprolol oral tablet can cause certain side effects. What happens if I forget to take my metoprolol while on a 3-day vacation. With some brands of this medication, an empty tablet shell may appear in your stool.
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Recently cardiologist tried dropping the Zestoretic and just taking Toprol mg once a day. This risk is greater in people with existing heart disease.
We never share your email. Reserpine and monamine oxidase MAO inhibitors may increase or add to the effects of metoprolol. Beta blockers prevent norepinephrine adrenalin from acting on beta receptors in blood vessels and in the heart. I told the heart doctor the same story but all he advised is to take a half a pill more of Toprol.
Metoprolol 50 mg-MUT, orange, oval. Should I go back to the Zestoretic to see if this can get back to normal BP. I stopped taking the Toprol for two days and the back pain and fatigue went away.
Also, if this medication does not work for me are there other drugs common for this problem? A Normal Part of Aging? The Doctor gave me a prescription. We're sorry, an error occurred. Beta blocking agents, selective. The Stages of Lung Cancer. Other, less common but more serious side effects include CHF congestive heart failureheart block a problem with the heart's electrical systemgangrene, bronchospasm also called exercise-induced asthmaand hepatitis.
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