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Dallas, PA
A 34-year-old female asked:

What causes elevated diastolic bp at night? i get plenty of exercise and take toprol (metoprolol).

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 40 years experience
BP: There is diurnal variation in BP,try taking the Toprol (metoprolol) XL at bedtime.Recently some generics for Toprol (metoprolol) were found to be sub standard-check with your pharmacy
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