A 46-year-old female asked:
i am very nervous about starting a new med...bystolic. is this a generally safe med? i don't like feeling anxious about it.
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Very safe and FDA approved. The vast majority (>95%) of people who took it in controlled trials had no more side effects than people taking a placebo (sugar pill).
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Last updated Apr 10, 2015
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