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  1. Very slow heart rate
    ... causing it. Beta blockers can do this. As I recall for metoprolol it says see your doctor if your HR falls much below...

  2. Somebody has to know what I'm talking about
    ... Propranolol (caused depression and ringing in the ears), Metoprolol and Atenolol...here is the thing I cannot handle....
    ... as well. Do you know if you tried the fast acting metoprolol or the long acting? Once I switched to the long acting...

  3. Palpitations ongoing and afraid
    ... symptoms they perscribed a low dose 25mg beta blocker ( metoprolol ). Bad thing is, I am somewhat of a hypochondriac...

  4. frequent PVCS
    ... the beta blocker works. They gave me a 25mg dose of Metoprolol , but I'm scared to take it because I have low BP and...

  5. SVT ( SupraVentricular Tachycardia )
    ... Just wondering for those of you that have been taking Metoprolol 25MG for few years..... Have you ever had another...
    ... for me, why? some have episode while taking 25MG of Metoprolol ?.... I get the picture. I am so sure it won't happen...
    ... Atenolol lowered my heart rate more dramatically than metoprolol , but your mileage may vary as they say!...

  6. Beta Blocker, side effects?
    ... sensations while on beta blockers. I started off on metoprolol and then was switched to bystolic because the side ... standard across the board for all beta blockers. The metoprolol made me feel VERY fatigued nearly every day. Beta...

  7. Anxiety, Heart, Muscular, or something else?
    ... came back fine. The cardiologist on call put me on metoprolol to help curb any further arrythmia, and let me go ... couple of days. Since that time, I have gone off the metoprolol due to the side effects and been placed on bystolic...

  8. what do low b/p people take for tachy?
    ... low blood pressure. What I've seen is atenolol, metoprolol , and bisoprolol - β1 selectives, and propranolol...

  9. This is scary
    ... to do with it, like maybe a side effect. I was on metoprolol for a couple of months, and have been a very low dose...

  10. What heart meds did you take while pregnant?
    ... I was on Metoprolol during my last pregnancy. I did not have any problems...
    ... I was on metoprolol a couple years ago--it worked well for awhile, but...

  11. arthrotec use with other prescription medicines
    ... husband is taking lisinopril 5mg in the evening, 25mg of metoprolol succ in the morning for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy...

  12. Burning, stinging and pain
    ... 100 mg Avapro, 25 mg. hydrochlorothiazide an 12.5 mg metoprolol each day for the bp. I also take, aspirin each day...

  13. when is pulse too fast?
    ... the kitchen. I had a very bad experience with metoprolol so I want no part of beta blockers either. My...

  14. 240 bpm?
    ... pressure. I take Clonazepam for the Panic Disorder, and metoprolol and lotrel for my blood pressure. My blood pressure ... Two consecutive days I forgot my second dose of metoprolol (beta blocker. The next morning I went for a run ... breath). I got up, walked into the house and took my metoprolol and a xanax. Within a minute or two, my heart rate...
    ... what I have since a year and a half. I take 25 MG of Metoprolol twice a day. I never miss a dose. I can see it happening...
    ... prevent our heartrate from exceeding. when i was on metoprolol , i weaned off of it....the day i finally stopped taking...
    ... Thanks for your feedback. I take 50 mg of Metoprolol twice daily for my blood pressure (and a 5-20mg Lotrel ... nsistently good. I simply forgot to take my second dose of Metoprolol two days in a row (the two days before this happened ... ). I have been taking the Metoprolol for two years now, and I have missed an occasional...

  15. Multivitamin caused my blood pressure to skyrocket !
    ... bad stomach aches, and increased anxiety. I am on Metoprolol . What in the multi could have caused this,or interacted...

  16. Awareness of my heartbeat
    ... for mine to go back down, too. then they put me on metoprolol . when i tried to wean off of that 2 months later,...

  17. Metoprolol and swellling
    ... [QUOTE=cvoor;3583050]I have been on 25 mg Metoprolol (toprol xl) for 3 months, and my Mom and I have noticed...

  18. Can someone please help me I need answers
    ... internist.. she put me on a beta blocker called... Metoprolol ? on its lowest dose.. I am thinking about going back...

  19. hard beats and light-headedness
    ... had a much better experience with it than I did on metoprolol . So far, I don't think I've felt any fibbing at all...
    ... Hi, How long have you been off the metoprolol ? I had some very scary rebound effects after stopping ... the metoprolol . If I hadn't known what it was I would have thought...
    ... be. my only thought is that the side effects of the metoprolol began almost immediately, while i've been on the bystolic ... the first strangeness i've felt. i've been off the metoprolol for almost three weeks. i, too, had awful rebound ... go back on beta blockers. i told him i didn't want metoprolol , and he offered bystolic, which he said had less side...

  20. can anyone give me hope?
    ... Back on Atenolol..tried Propranolol and Metoprolol ...really dizzy...do the side effects EVER go away...
    ... dhealing777;3562910]Back on Atenolol..tried Propranolol and Metoprolol ...really dizzy...do the side effects EVER go away...

  21. So disappointed in these betas
    ... blockers, so my thoughts are pretty limited. i first took metoprolol and went through all of the "usual" side effects....

  22. 3rd beta blocker, which really is the best?
    ... ..propranolol caused depression and ringing ears, metoprolol makes me feel like a "zombie", not just tired, but...
    ... tolerate meds well. I am on half a pill of 25MG of metoprolol . It took me 2 or 3 months for body to adjust, give...

  23. Coming off metoprolol...rebound or withdrawal possible?
    ... here has concerned me, i would wait till the holter. Metoprolol is very hard to come off of and it is very common...
    ... AnnD, I was originally put on the metoprolol because, a couple of months ago, I experienced Afib ... was fighting at the time, but wanted to put me on metoprolol just for a month or two to make sure I wouldn't experience...

  24. EP Study Fear
    ... letting me try beta blockers first. I took my first Metoprolol about 20 min. ago. Anyone out there have any experience...
    ... I actually just switched from Atenolol to Metoprolol about a week ago.. So far the only side effects I...
    ... letting me try beta blockers first. I took my first Metoprolol about 20 min. ago. Anyone out there have any experience...
    ... being willing to try some drugs first. I have tried metoprolol and have also had good luck with it as long as you...
    ... anticipation building up to it. So far I'm on 25mg metoprolol 1x a day and it's been o.k. I just feel a little...

  25. switching from on beta to another
    ... have ever done is start and stop my beta blocker ( Metoprolol ) and my doses have always been small. I just tapered...

  26. Left Arm Weakness
    ... a stent in my RAC. I was put on Plavix, Prilosec, Metoprolol . I felt much better went I returned home, but I had...

  27. Metoprolol 25mg - Splitting?
    ... I have been using metoprolol 25 mg. for three years without a problem. I do split...

  28. Can you have tachycardia for NO REASON?
    ... should be taken while pregnant. Toprol XL and regular metoprolol are both cat C. Cat C means: Animal reproduction...

  29. Symptoms and Medication: Advice Requested
    ... And a Beta blocker. I went on the Beta BLocker Metoprolol April 1st of 2007. Since then I have had very few ... I take 1mg of xanax a day as needed and 12.5 mg of Metoprolol (breaking the 25 mg tablet in half that is) Now my...

  30. EF of 50% and anesthesia.. any advice?
    ... rdiomyopathy on Oct 19, 2007. I had an EF of 35%. I went on Metoprolol & Lisenoprol, started a healthy low-sodium diet, and...

  31. Should I have my ablation ?
    ... leading to lots of tests). I also have PVCs. I am on metoprolol Cr 25mg/day and it has been great for the SVT. But...
    ... would u wanna do the ablation now? You are only on metoprolol 25mg. that is a baby dose. Same with me. Been a year...

  32. Should I Have the ablation?
    ... got them more frequently after having twins. I am on metoprolol Cr and haven't gotten them at all. But I hate medicines...

  33. How long for side effects?
    ... origin of the rca, it's a defect) My first was metoprolol , 2nd coreg, 3rd atenelol. I was doing well on the...

  34. metoprol
    ... Headaches are not commonly listed as a side effect of metoprolol , but since it can cause other effects like dizziness ... have misspelled this drug; the correct spelling is metoprolol ....
    ... feeling tired. Been a year since on same medication, Metoprolol . I am doing MUCH better. Feels like got my energy...

  35. PVCs (Skipped Beats) and Antidepressants??
    ... dose of beta blocker daily (12.5 mg twice a day of metoprolol ) which has worked wonderfully for a long time at keep...

  36. Question about chest discomfort
    ... am 30 years old and am overweight with HBP. I take Metoprolol for that. I sometimes get chest discomfort at different...
    ... am 30 years old and am overweight with HBP. I take Metoprolol for that. I sometimes get chest discomfort at different...

  37. tachycardia
    ... she has supraventricular tachycardia and prescribed metoprolol . The episodes don't seem to have let up, and in fact ... to make her more dizzy. She is only taking 2mg of metoprolol but it makes her very tired. Her bp last night at...
    ... You must have meant 20 mg of metoprolol . This is a minute dose and it seems it has lowered ... as it needs to go. I really doubt that this dose of metoprolol did a lot to lower your wife's BP. Your wife needs...

  38. Metoprolol dosing
    ... may want to ask your doctor about toprol xl or the metoprolol ER. that is the extended release drug. That way...

  39. Multiple Heart Palpitations.
    ... when it wants to. LOL It is under control with Metoprolol 25MG. I get tired more but ... I can deal with that...

  40. metoprorol side effects
    ... i find myself that I can't keep up like I used to. Metoprolol slows me down.... Better than have any more big...
    ... I have been on metoprolol on and off since 1996 for inappropriate sinus tachycardia...
    ... very interesting, so Metoprolol seems to work the best for many people? Curious...

  41. Do you take supplements/vitamins/nutrients? Would love your thoughts...
    ... day DHLA Liquid Formula - 1/2 tsp a day Metoprolol 12.5mg twice a day Klonopin .25mg 2-3 times a...

  42. Not sure if this is normal...hx of tachycardia...
    ... from slow to fast to slow?? I am still taking my metoprolol . But I am down to 12.5mg twice a day. I did notice...
    ... Cheers, How long have you been taking metoprolol ? I am on the same meds exactly one year. I really...
    ... sure of your prior history and why exactly you are on metoprolol , I assume that it is some sort of tachycardia. For...
    ... sure of your prior history and why exactly you are on metoprolol , I assume that it is some sort of tachycardia. For...
    ... either of them. Right now I am maintained on 50 mg of metoprolol a day. I've learned to control my symptoms by watching...

  43. generic Toprol (metroprolol)
    ... confusion with the new generic toprol XL. There is metoprolol , which is short acting and it usually taken several ... there is toprol XL which is the extended release metoprolol , and there is the new now generic toprol XL called ... metoprolol succinate ER which is the extended release. You need ... you are on as there is quite a different between the metoprolol ER and the plain, short acting metoprolol. Be sure ... several instances of people getting the short acting metoprolol when they are suppose to have the metoprolol ER. ...

  44. Fast Heart Rate?
    ... Hello, I have svt for a yr now, taking metoprolol 25 mg (half a pill) everyday. It works wonders,...
    ... bb123;3203603]Hello, I have svt for a yr now, taking metoprolol 25 mg (half a pill) everyday. It works wonders,...

  45. so I have a mitral valve prolapse
    ... don't think I can wait till then. they have me on metoprolol for palpitations and fast heart rate. the thing is...
    ... don't think I can wait till then. they have me on metoprolol for palpitations and fast heart rate. the thing is...
    ... uncomfortable for me. they said I'm "deconditioned". the metoprolol they have me on helps some but not a lot. they want...

  46. SVT/chest pains
    ... since OCT 2006, taking half a pill of 25MG a day. Metoprolol . No episodes since on Medication- Nov. 2006 Could...

  47. Meds for PVC and Afib
    ... with my GP this past Tuesday and he added 12.5mgs of Metoprolol (sp) a day along with my 120mgs of Cartia XT 2 times...
    ... better on PVCs than calcium channel blockers. 12.5 of Metoprolol is a very small dose. You might as if you can go ... to Toprol XL (the long actiing metoprolol ) 50 mg. I would bet you have better control with...
    ... You probably wont be able to go up a bunch on the metoprolol because both medications lower your blood pressure...

  48. My blocked arteries
    ... heart attack in March 2007: Altace (Ace inhibitor) Metoprolol (Beta blocker) Aspirin (2 a day - 80 mg each) Stopped...

  49. anyone with fast heart rate?
    ... Flecainide. I have tried sotalol, rythmol, cardiozem, metoprolol . This was the best combination I found. GOod luck...

  50. Is it likely ??????
    ... naturally. I think you can lower the dosage of rhe metoprolol to the point below where the dizziness kicks in. ... WELL need the thiazide diuretic. But it's the metoprolol that's causing your symptoms...try HALF the dosage...

  51. High heart rate
    ... out. Now it is high again.she is taking 100 mg of metoprolol twice a day.She gets short of breath too.Anyone had...

  52. Post-stent heart stress test questions
    ... Paul is on the following: aspirin-81mg, plavix-75mg, metoprolol tartrate 25mg 2x per day, folic acid-1mg, crestor...
    ... gratulations for being able to cover three miles with daily metoprolol ...it can readily cause significant fatigue....

  53. donating blood
    ... Hello, I have SVT since October. I am taking Metoprolol 25 MG and it is doing great for me. Just wondering...
    ... any medications. I am sure with a heart drug like Metoprolol , even in small doses, they would not allow it. However...
    ... donating blood and if you felt different with meds like Metoprolol for SVT. Thanks again for checking it out .... ...

  54. donate blood
    ... Hello, I have SVT since October, I am on metoprolol 25Mg, working great for me. Just wanted to know...

  55. does anyone take meds on alternate days?
    ... drug is fairly quick acting and dissipating (like metoprolol ), then by the end of 48 hours even with a time release...

  56. Question about coming off Beta Blockers
    ... read about tappering off beta-blockers. I've been on Metoprolol for about six years now and I went from 100 mg to ... now I think it was because of not needing that much Metoprolol . My pulse rate was very slow at anywhere from 39 bpm...
    ... and then developed palpitations?! A beta blocker ( Metoprolol ) will help stablize heart rhythm and palpitations...
    ... and then developed palpitations?! A beta blocker ( Metoprolol ) will help stablize heart rhythm and palpitations ... that's when I went to the doctor and he put me on Metoprolol . My BP is doing good except sometimes during the day...
    ... months since I started tappering off of 200 mg's of Metoprolol a day and now I'm down to 50 mg's a day. I take 25 ... occasional panic attack. When I started tappering off of Metoprolol my anxiety was tenfold. I was SO nervous that I thought ... inhaler didn't help. The Cardiologist told me that Metoprolol would cause fluid to build up in the lungs and in...
    ... m confused about what you wrote in your post about Metoprolol causing fluid build up in your lungs and other places ... up will occur in the lungs with heart failure, but Metoprolol is used to treat heart failure. I just don't understand ... chance to rest and heal itself. I can't imagine that Metoprolol would cause fluid build up on the patients who are...
    ... then? I know my doctor is slowing building up my metoprolol . I started t 25 mg, am up to 37.5 and will be going...
    ... went high due to stress. I don't want to lower my metoprolol too low than what I need.. for these times when my...
    ... Here is my experience... I was taking metoprolol several times a day but switched to the long acting ... cardiologist said that we would have to wean off of the metoprolol over several weeks because stopping it quickly would ... rate the cardiologist stressed the not stopping the metoprolol quickly. Also while I was in the hospital, I had...
    ... up will occur in the lungs with heart failure, but Metoprolol is used to treat heart failure. I just don't understand ... be lethal to people it was being used to help. Metoprolol is used to treat High BP, Angina Pectoris(chest pain ... [QUOTE=pistons22girl;3309725]I can't imagine that Metoprolol would cause fluid build up on the patients who are ... talking to a couple of leading Cardiologists. Metoprolol is not used as a preventive treatment for fluid build ... It is normal to have bradycardia when you are on Metoprolol . Anywhere from 40-60 bpm is acceptable when taking...
    ... up will occur in the lungs with heart failure, but Metoprolol is used to treat heart failure. I just don't understand ... people it was being used to help. QUOTE: Larry " Metoprolol is used to treat High BP, Angina Pectoris(chest pain ... Originally Posted by pistons22girl I can't imagine that Metoprolol would cause fluid build up on the patients who are ... talking to a couple of leading Cardiologists. Metoprolol is not used as a preventive treatment for fluid build...

  57. Could new medication cause wheezing?
    ... included 3 drugs that she has never taken before - Metoprolol , Ramipril and Lipitor. Since then, she has developed...

  58. Beta Blockers and Edema
    ... this thread. I've been on 50mg morning and night of Metoprolol for five years since my Triple bypass and assumed...
    ... the skin or in a body organ. From what I've read Metoprolol is more likely to cause it than some of the other...
    ... and hope you don't mind if I jump in here! I'm on metoprolol succ (Toprol-XL generic). Started taking it last...
    ... nadolol and less with selective beta-blockers like metoprolol and atenolol which are more "cardio selective" to ... selective blockers aren't completely selective and thus metoprolol can cause a dry cough. I've taken three different...

  59. thinking of getting off meds...
    ... I have SVT for while, 6 months to be exact. I take metoprolol 25MG (2x a day ) I know baby dose. :) I gained...
    ... TESTING what till happen, you could take 2 x 12.5 mg. metoprolol a day and see if your episodes of SVT return. If they...
    ... used ot when not on meds or just starting to take metoprolol 25 mg twice a day. I can deal with the reduced energy...

  60. re metapropol roller coaster
    ... nicklyn, What is your heart rate WITHOUT the 200 mg. metoprolol compared to WITH the drug? With 200 mg. metoprolol ... your doctor if he will countenance a drop to 100 mg. metoprolol and 5 mg. Xanax for several months and see where you...
    ... MAybe even now you can get away with 50mg. x 2 of metoprolol , while you lower the Xanax. With BOTH these drugs...

  61. Strange - Now low heart rate - Worried
    ... I take 25mg of metoprolol twice daily for tachycardia and PACs. I also take...

  62. Beta Blocker Dosage Question - Need advice
    ... which but says it doesnt matter. Anyway... I take metoprolol (not the extended release form). I was initially taking...
    ... lowest dose you can go. Lopressor (the brand name metoprolol ) doesn't even make anything less than 50 mg; when...
    ... Cheers44, Yea, Even since I have been on 25MG of metoprolol . for 5 or 6 months now, I gained 8 lbs. Can't seem...
    ... common! :D:D In any case, I doubt that cutting the metoprolol down to 12.5 X 2 will do ANYTHING for the weight issure...

  63. question for people with svt.
    ... 170 first time and 190 the second time then got on metoprolol 25 MG. It is doing a FANTASTIC job controlling my...

  64. Heart Stopper
    ... tipped out. I have been taking a Beta-Blocka called Metoprolol (MINMAX 50) for quite a few years to slow my heart...
    ... I looked up Metoprolol ovedose. The normal symptoms of overdose include ...
    ... tipped out. I have been taking a Beta-Blocka called Metoprolol (MINMAX 50) for quite a few years to slow my heart...
    ... plans at the drawing board. Are you still on Metoprolol (Minax 50) ..................50 mg twice a day. Renitec...
    ... morning and then at night just before bed I take the 2nd Metoprolol and an 80 mg Lipitor. I have been on the 80 mg Lipitor...

  65. New and So SCARED!!
    ... ask if you can try different meds. I take 25 mg of Metoprolol . It works good for me, do get little tired but I can...

  66. Svt
    ... Learning alot!!!!! from reading here. I am taking metoprolol 25MG half a pill every 12 hours. It is working very ... 5 months now. My question to you all is that does Metoprolol keep you awake? I read it on the mesages, is that ... thought it was my weird work schedule that I have. Does Metoprolol make us gain weight? just wondering. I also take...
    ... once a day? mine is half a pill twice a day. 25mg metoprolol ( 12 hrs apart ) it lasts 12 hours. Once I took once...
    ... once a day? mine is half a pill twice a day. 25mg metoprolol ( 12 hrs apart ) it lasts 12 hours. Once I took once...

  67. Metoprolol "withdrawal"
    ... Connie, I assume that was time-release metoprolol you take once a day? In any case, yes, I believe...
    ... Connie, I assume that was time-release metoprolol you take once a day? In any case, yes, I believe...
    ... Lenin, No, I take the regular metoprolol (25 a.m. and 25 p.m.), not timed release. Ischemia...

  68. Coreg & Chest Pains
    ... Hi All, I went from metoprolol to coreg a couple of weeks ago and have been having ... some chest pains here and there. I never had any on metoprolol , but that med was not controlling syptoms of compression ... years (family history of stroke) and when I started metoprolol I had nosebleeds and swelling. I finally went off...
    ... Coreg is an alpha-beta blocker and a beta blocker. Metoprolol is a beta blocker and may not aid dilating vessels...

  69. Beta blocker help requested!
    ... to try lexapro 10 mg a day so I am and a Blocker.. Metoprolol . sorry if I spelt it wrong.. but I was curious if...
    ... It sounds liike the metoprolol is acting just about the way it should. I'm not...
    ... disorder and tachycardia with PVCs. I take 25mg of metoprolol twice a day and .5mg of klonopin twice a day. It has...
    ... kept taking it. So take the double dosing of the metoprolol and record all your numbers. No need to listen for...
    ... blu, If you take metoprolol you need to take it at least twice a day becasue it...
    ... had to take it FOUR times a day lol. Now I take the metoprolol 25mg at about 6am and 25mg at 6pm. It doesnt have...
    ... CANNOT take a beta-blocker, either propranolol or metoprolol after 5PM because otherwise it keeps me awake all...

  70. Is this something I need to worry about?
    ... two EKGs I have done look perfectly normal. I am on Metoprolol 50 mg once daily. I use to take it twice daily but...

  71. Chest Pains ongoing after stents/cath please help
    ... cardiac origins. A tough point is that your 50 mg. metoprolol may MASK some of the angina on exercise. Do you thinkl...

  72. Heart Stents and insomnia
    ... taking? A short acting one like propranolol or straight metoprolol can be taken morning and afternoon and STILL allow...

  73. dissection of aotic artery after birth
    ... tablets ( though there is no prob with that) ramipril metoprolol and asprin further ecgs have been ok, but I am still...

  74. Advice on stopping aspirin
    ... blockage in another part of the heart. I started on metoprolol , stopped smoking, started taking, along with my multi ... nosebleeds. I called my cardio and he does not believe the metoprolol is causing this (actually, my cardio is away, this...
    ... thinning turn out? Why are you still taking the metoprolol ? ...
    ... test results yet, should be later today. I take the metoprolol for the anomolous origin of the rca we have spoken...
    ... what he advised. Gave me the option of changing from metoprolol to coreg, but i'm not sure i'm going to switch. There...
    ... staying on aspirin every other day. Decided to stay on metoprolol . I'm thinking that the coreg could come with it's...

  75. Pounding Heart
    ... and decided to just deal with it. I was already on metoprolol for borderline high blood pressure and knew that if...
    ... and decided to just deal with it. I was already on metoprolol for borderline high blood pressure and knew that if...


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