A 38-year-old male asked:
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currently on metoprolol succ er for pvcs 12.5mg. i've noticed at night my heart flip flops, blood pressure rises. wake up feeling weak. why? anxiety?

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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
You need : more medicine
Answered on Oct 26, 2016
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