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What is the definition or description of: Carvedilol allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Carvedilol allergy?

Serious reaction to: In general allergic reaction can be very serious and in some cases life threatening to a drug (such as carvedalol). In general Avoid the drug if there is any sign of allergy (inflammation, swelling, low BP, slow or very fast heart rate and e.t.c.). please Read about drug sensitivity and allergy for carveralol on line ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Coreg (carvedilol) and lisinopril for htn. Last 6 weeks wheezing, fatigue, short breath during running w/o cough. Inhaler does not help. Rest resolves. Allergies?

Coreg (carvedilol) and lisinopril for htn. Last 6 weeks wheezing, fatigue, short breath during running w/o cough. Inhaler does not help. Rest resolves. Allergies?

See provider: I am concerned that your cardiovascular disease may be getting worse, or that you may have asthma or COPD that requires more than one inhaler. Please see your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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Can carvedilol to produce diverticulitis?

Can carvedilol to produce diverticulitis?

NO: Coreg (carvedilol) ca cause nausea and GI upset, but does not cause diverticulitis.
Diverticula are "out pouchings" of the lining of the GI tract, most commonly found in the colon. When one of these "out pouchings" becomes infected, then it is diverticulitis. ...Read more

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I'm just wondering does coreg (carvedilol) have histamine in it?

I'm just wondering does coreg (carvedilol) have histamine in it?

Beta Blockers: Nope. Coreg (carvedilol) is a beta blocker which means it interacts with the beta adrenergic receptors to avoid its given function. Coreg (carvedilol) is able to block b1, b2 and alpha 1 receptors being and for this it is considered non-selective beta blocker.

The adrenergic receptors are a class of G protein-coupled receptors that are targets of the catecholamines, especially norepinephrine and epinephrine

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What is it in coreg (carvedilol) 12.5mg that may cause erectile disfunction?

Coreg (carvedilol): Lowers blood pressure and the neurological effects of the beta blockade may contribute. ...Read more

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Is carvedilol a generic of xanax (alprazolam)?

Is carvedilol a generic of xanax (alprazolam)?

Carvedilol: Nope. Coreg (carvedilol) is a beta blocker, not a Benzo. ...Read more

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How effective is carvedilol (Coreg) for treating hypertension?

Helpful: It's a good drug, but has it's limits. Many people with hypertension need more than one drug, sometimes even 3 or 4. Carvedilol is effective but not a miracle drug. ...Read more

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Lst 1.6yr m takin medicine 4 BP whch is moxodinine 0.2mg 1-0-1 & losartan 50mg 0-0-1 bt my BP stl 160-100 frm 2wks dr incld carvedilol - no effect?

Lst 1.6yr m takin medicine 4 BP whch is moxodinine 0.2mg 1-0-1 & losartan 50mg 0-0-1 bt my BP stl 160-100 frm 2wks dr incld carvedilol - no effect?

High Blood pressure: You are on 5 different blood pressure medicines (m) that do not control your bp. You did not mention the doses of the m's you are taking. Speak to your physician and ask if you are on all the maximum doses of them. If you are, you may have secondary high BP (s) caused by factors such as a renal artery stenosis or an excess of aldosterone, among others. You are only 30 years old and you may have s. ...Read more

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Is coreg (carvedilol) an alpha beta blocker?

Is coreg (carvedilol) an alpha beta blocker?

Yes: Carvedilol is an excellent medication that has Alpha & beta blocking properties. ...Read more

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Can I take my BP med, coreg, (carvedilol) with proventil inhaler?

Can I take my BP med, coreg, (carvedilol) with proventil inhaler?

Yes: Note however that Coreg (carvedilol) does have some beta blocker activity that can adversely affect lung conditions, and your dr. Simply needs to assure the medication does not worsen your symptoms, . ..But as far as using with the inhaler it is fine. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Which is better carvedilol or nebivolol in treating hypertension?

Which is better carvedilol or nebivolol in treating hypertension?

Beta blockers: Beta blocker drugs are sometimes used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure.) Comparison of different drugs shows that carvedilol and nebivolol have similar clinical effects although differences can be detected if sophisticated testing is done. See http://bit. Ly/2iX7HEI ...Read more

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Which type of exercises can I do while taking coreg and coumadin (warfarin)?

Which type of exercises can I do while taking coreg and coumadin (warfarin)?

Avoid traumtic exerc: Avoid potentially traumatic forms of exercise. Avoid contact sports. Walking, rowing, resistance training are examples! The Coumadin (warfarin) is the greatest concern because of bleeding issues. Make sure your INR and pt in in range! ...Read more

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Can you tell me what kind of exercises can I do while taking coreg and coumadin (warfarin)?

Can you tell me what kind of exercises can I do while taking coreg and coumadin (warfarin)?

Exercise: You can do the kind of exercises your physician who is prescribing the warfarin and Carvedilol advises. Exercise recommendation requires knowing the patients physiology and you could have various problems those drug combinations are used for. ...Read more

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Are there traditional chinese medicine (s) to replace amlodopine or atorvastatin or coreg (carvedilol)?

Bad idea: While I believe in alternative medicine, stopping regular meds may put you at significant risk of high BP and its complications. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Just started carvedilol a few days ago. Also started citalopram. Is it safe to take these two together?

Yes: It is safe to take the two drugs, the combination may increase beta blocker levels which could cause low blood pressure, a slow heart rate, and possible
a-v block. The prescibing physican should re-evaluate you in several weeks, and sooner if you become symptomatic. ...Read more

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I want to know what is the best solution for gastritis. My mom took CARVEDILOL and after that she has gastritis.

I want to know what is the best solution for gastritis. My mom took CARVEDILOL and after that she has gastritis.

Symptom diary: Gastritis is inflammation and irritation of the stomach lining by medications or foods. Keep a symptom diary. This can help track down the cause of your symptoms. Elimination of the cause can improve your symptoms. Over the counter medications like acid blockers (rantidine), acid pump inhibitors (omeprazole etc) can help. If the symptoms persist see your doctor. ...Read more

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I just realized I took. 25mg of Xanax (alprazolam) along with my beta blocker (coreg--25mg). Usually I space the two out. Should I worry?

I just realized I took. 25mg of Xanax (alprazolam) along with my beta blocker (coreg--25mg). Usually I space the two out. Should I worry?

Xanax (alprazolam): Xanax (alprazolam) dose is low, but please do inform your prescribing doctor & watch out for excess sedation. Monitor blood pressure. ...Read more

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CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

Yes: Definitely- I use Carvedilol in my heart failure patients many of whom have some forms of lung disease on Advsir and it is tolerated fine. ...Read more

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CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

No clear answer: There is likely no harm from taking both but do note that carvedilol, a beta blocker, may worsen your asthma and reduce the effectiveness of the long-acting bronchodilator in Advair. I think this combination should be evaluated individually although I prefer using other options for BP in asthma whenever possible. On the other hand, I have seen patients on this combination without problem. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm taking 25mg coreg, (carvedilol) 2xdaily - morning and night. Also take 10mg lisinopril at lunch time. Now dr increased?

Do it: Your doctor knows what condition is being treated and how well you're responding. We have no data. I suggest you follow his/her advice - they know you best. ...Read more

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On nadolol 20mg&changing to carvedilol 20-concerned it's too high since I have low bp;dr says I have to start there bec of my current dose? Too high?

On nadolol 20mg&changing to carvedilol 20-concerned it's too high since I have low bp;dr says I have to start there bec of my current dose? Too high?

Monitor BP: The 20mg dose should be ok to make the switch to from the other 20mg beta blocker you are taking. Monitor your BP and if any symptoms of increased lethargy/tiredness/dizziness, etc. Than call your Dr. And let them know. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Took coreg (carvedilol) for 5 years till I started having breathing issues now on diltizem for4 years have started having breathing issues, stomachpain is it dilt?

Took coreg (carvedilol) for 5 years till I started having breathing issues now on diltizem for4 years have started having breathing issues, stomachpain is it dilt?

Life is complicated: I would like to suggest that you stop blaming your medicines and start getting evaluated for your symptoms. The practice of medicine is a lot more complicated than just stopping or switching meds. The cornerstone of treatment is an accurate diagnosis. Right now, neither you nor I have any idea what's causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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I take Coreg (carvedilol) and Losartan at 9:30 am and take a Losartan again at 4:pm and take Coreg (carvedilol) again at 9:30 pm. I missed my 4pm Lorsartan. What should I do?

I take Coreg (carvedilol) and Losartan at 9:30 am and take a Losartan again at 4:pm and take Coreg (carvedilol) again at 9:30 pm. I missed my 4pm Lorsartan. What should I do?

Missed Medication: For most medications, a missed dose is not ideal but usually does no harm so just take the next dose on time. Missed blood pressure or blood sugar medication and antibiotics may need to be taken upon remembering, if within half the time prior to the next dose, possibly at half dose. Anticoagulants need to be discussed with the MD ASAP. Use a medication organizer with a timer. Prevention Works! ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol while taking carvedilol?

Can you drink alcohol while taking carvedilol?

Not advised: As with most medications of this type you should be very cautious drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: coreg (carvedilol)?

Carvidilol: It is a type of beta blocker used in hypertension treatment. It has Alpha and beta blocking properties that are effective in lowering blood pressure. ...Read more

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What are the side-effects of carvedilol?

What are the side-effects of carvedilol?

Many!: Most are not serious and may be a desired effect. Slowing of the heart rate to make pumping of the heart more efficient, as does lowering BP which the drug dose. At high doses it can cause bronchospasm of the airways, so use with caution with asthmatics. In men, it can cause ed, although in a minority of patients. ...Read more

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What is a good way for me to wean off coreg (carvedilol)?

What is a good way for me to wean off coreg (carvedilol)?

Carvedilol: The best way is to talk to your doctor and follow the doctor's advice regarding the drug. If you're thinking of stopping the drug without the doctor's knowledge or supervision, that isn't a 'good' way and could cause you serious problems. ...Read more

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How can I wean off carvedilol 3.125mg (2 tabs twice daily)?

Wean: First discuss with your doctor to be sure it is ok. Then ask the doc how to wean off the drug if it's the right thing to do. ...Read more

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What are the drug interactions between Breo and Coreg (carvedilol)?

See below: Potential for coreg to cause airway constriction. This is what is taught. However, it seems in practice, this is a much different story. I'm sure some people have had issues like this, but in my practice, I've rarely if ever, seen any problems. ...Read more

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How long for coreg-3.125mg and isosorbide mn er-15mg to clear your system?

See below: Isosorbide will clear system within 24 to 48 hours. However for Coreg (carvedilol) you'll see a gradual improvement over a few days after cessation. Complete clearing of the effects of it in about two weeks. ...Read more

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I'm on carvedilol for b/p. Can it cause bloating continually. Thanks dottie?

I'm on carvedilol for b/p. Can it cause bloating continually. Thanks dottie?

Not a common: Side effect but possible...Talk to your prescribing physician. ...Read more

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How does coreg (carvedilol) compare to other bb's with regard to angina relief?

How does coreg (carvedilol) compare to other bb's with regard to angina relief?

Coreg (carvedilol): Coreg (carvedilol) is also effective for angina. The dose titration for angina needs to achieve rate control which is a bit different from the CHF dosing. ...Read more

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Will Mylanta affect my Coreg (carvedilol) if I take them close to the same time?

Will Mylanta affect my Coreg (carvedilol) if I take them close to the same time?

Mylanta and Coreg (carvedilol): 67 year old lady with question about how to take her Coreg with Mylanta. This is an excellent question.
Mylanta is calcium carbonate, when ingested simultaneously with carvedilol, it will block the absorption of carvedilol and lower levels. Therefore, take the Mylanta 2 full hours before taking your Coreg. Consult your pharmacist for all drug interactions. Good luck. ...Read more

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Coreg (Definition)

Coreg is an alpha/beta blocker which is a kind of rhythm ...Read more


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Carvedilol (Definition)

Carvedilol is a beta blocker which is a kind of rhythm ...Read more