Top
20
Doctor insights on: Bystolic Safe Women Pregnant

Share
1

1
Is bystolic (nebivolol) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is bystolic (nebivolol) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Not recommended: This medication can cause problems in babies both before delivery and if you are breastfeeding. It can interfere with the babies normal heart pacing and lead to a too small baby. If you are taking this medication, talk to your doctor before you get pregnant. If you are already pregnant, call your doctor to discuss but don't come off until they say so. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Qamar Khan
4 Doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
I take bystolic (nebivolol) becsuse my anxiety causes my heart rate to be at a constant 144 beats per minute. I am trying to get pregnant. How can I lower my HR?

I take bystolic (nebivolol) becsuse my anxiety causes my heart rate to be at a constant 144 beats per minute. I am trying to get pregnant. How can I lower my HR?

Medication: You need a full cardigan evaluation then they place on the right medicine to lower your heart rate before you get pregnant then they keep monitoring you when you are pregnant and adjust the medicine ...Read more

3

3
Is it safe to quit bystolic (nebivolol) 5 mg on it for a year new dr doesn't want me to take it Thanks?

Is it safe to quit bystolic (nebivolol) 5 mg on it for a year new dr doesn't want me to take it Thanks?

Should be reduced: Slowly (tapered down) to 2.5 mg (1/2 tab) for 1 week then 1/2 tab every other day, until done. Rapid discontinuation of a beta blocker like Bystolic (nebivolol) can cause rebound hypertension. Not sure of the logic since Bystolic (nebivolol) is an excellent medication unless you are having side effects. ...Read more

5

5
I am very nervous about starting a new med...bystolic. Is this a generally safe med? I don't like feeling anxious about it.

I am very nervous about starting a new med...bystolic. Is this a generally safe med? I don't like feeling anxious about it.

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). ...Read more

6

6
Currently taking bystolic (nebivolol) 5mg switched dr's & he doesn't want me to take it anymore how safe to quit this med??

Bystolic (nebivolol): Also called nebivolol, is a beta blocker used to treat hypertension. 5 mg is a low dose and it is safe to stop if your doctor advised so. Whenever your physician orders tests or makes changes in medications be sure to ask "why? ". Your doctor will be happy to explain his or her rationale. :) ...Read more

7

7
Bystolic and melatonin safe to take together? I am still waking up in the middle of night from arenalin type rushes EVERY night. HELP!

Bystolic and melatonin safe to take together? I am still waking up in the middle of night from arenalin type rushes EVERY night. HELP!

Yes, they're safe: Bystolic and melatonin may be safely be taken together. They are not known to cause side effects like the ones you described, so they’re not likely the cause. Not only that, but there is some question about whether melatonin remains effective when taken for long periods for insomnia. It is worth considering consultation directly with someone who may assess you for both insomnia and other possible ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
Is it safe to take Prozac with bystolic (nebivolol)?

Prozac & Bystolic (nebivolol): The Prozac may increase the effects of the Bystolic, (nebivolol) requiring a decrease in dosage. The drugs can be used together just with awareness of this possibility. Contact your doctor if side effects noted. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
Amlodipine (ccb) vs, bystolic (nebivolol). Which one is more effective for blood pressure control, safe & less side effect. If you have to stop one, which one?

Both effective;safe: Both are effective and safe and come in different dose forms.Calcium channel blockers in dihydropyridine group liks amlodipine is save and effective drug, bystolic (nebivolol) is a new beta blocker and a new kid on the block is much more expensive as there is no generic you are taking 4 meds in three pills and all are safe with listed side effects but not everybody gets side effects need to follow up with md. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
16

16
What is the best birth control to take for a woman with high blood pressure and taking bystolic (nebivolol)? Thanks!

What is the best birth control to take for a woman with high blood pressure and taking bystolic (nebivolol)? Thanks!

IUD/Implant: Regardless of your age, blood pressure, family history, or reactions to other birth control, the most effective and safest methods of birth control are long-acting progestin-only methods, such as the implant or the hormonal IUD, which decrease rates of endometrial cancer and decrease bleeding. They're safe, reversible, and don't affect weight gain/mood. They're almost as good as getting sterilized ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
Is it safe to take supplements like garlic, coq 10, & liver detox supplements while taking Losartan, bystolic, (nebivolol) & metformin?

Is it safe to take supplements like garlic, coq 10, & liver detox supplements while taking Losartan, bystolic, (nebivolol) & metformin?

Caution: I like to typically air on the side of caution when it comes to supplements because a lot of them do interact with many medications. I would take your supplements to your doctor and go over them separately to determine if they are safe. ...Read more

19

19
Can you take GNC ripped vitapak for women if you are on bystolic (nebivolol) and digoxin? It has niacin and water pill in it.

Can you take GNC ripped vitapak for women if you are on bystolic (nebivolol) and digoxin? It has niacin and water pill in it.

Not a good idea!: This product has a compendium of some useful ingredients, but mostly at ineffective doses. Heart over stimulation is possible from the "thermogenic blend" that has 200 mg caffeine and may have other harmful heart effects. No diuretic rx is included, but a diuretic effect from caffeine dose would be expected. The added Niacin is at an insignificant dose and not interactive. There are better otc's. ...Read more