A 45-year-old female asked:
is taking one metoprolol 100 mg succ less than taking 100 mg metoprolol twice a day?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ryan Cooley answered
28 years experience Cardiology
Complex: Normally when switching between these medications one would take equivalent total doses. However, Metoprolol Tartrate is at least 30% more bioavailable than Metoprolol Succinate (i.e., more drug is absorbed).
Answered on Nov 8, 2015
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