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

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

Potential: Breo has a long acting beta agonist to dilate your airways. Coreg (carvedilol) is a beta blocker which tends to act against the bronchodilator. With asthma , a cardioselective beta blocker is preferred if absolutely needed . In general, it is better to avoid using a beta blocker unless there is no better substitute. ...Read more

Dr. James Krick
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Coreg (Definition)

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


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Cymbalta (duloxetine) 60mg..Coerg 6.25 total daily.Does cymbalta (duloxetine) raise coreg levels.And vice versa..What are interactions..Can they be taken together or spaced out?

Cymbalta (duloxetine) 60mg..Coerg 6.25 total daily.Does cymbalta (duloxetine) raise coreg levels.And vice versa..What are interactions..Can they be taken together or spaced out?

Yes, they interact: Using Carvedilol together with duloxetine can increase the effects of either medication. If your doctor prescribes these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take both medications. www.drugs.com. The special tests would include liver isoenzymes for the cyp2d6 isoenzyme. ...Read more

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Pa says viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride) and Lexapro the best ssri's when taking coreg 6.25 daily was leaning toward zoloft...Says more interactions..True?

Pa  says viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride) and Lexapro the best ssri's when taking coreg 6.25 daily was leaning toward zoloft...Says more interactions..True?

Complex situation: Side effects of Coreg include nervousness, sleep disorder, aggravated depression, impaired concentration, abnormal thinking, paranoia, emotional instability. More se with zoloft (sertraline) possible as it is an "upper" more than a sedater so the nervousness of Coreg and the possible agitation from zoloft (sertraline) may interact but may not. ...Read more

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What is carvedilol?

What is carvedilol?

Sympathetic blocker: Hi. Carvedilol is a alpha-1/non-selective beta receptor antagonist. It is a good drug for CHF, angina, high blood pressure, and pulse control. Blocking alpha-1 receptors lessens arterial vascular tone and lowers after load. Blocking beta-1 receptors slows heart rate, diminishes cardiac contractility, and decreases myocardial oxygen demand. Blocking beta-2 receptors is not desirable; it's syd efect ...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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Took extra double dose of carvedilol by mistake should there be concern?

Took extra double dose of carvedilol by mistake should there be concern?

Usually not: Many patients tolerate high doses of carvedilol. If you are not feeling dizzy or lightheaded for the next several hours, I recommend lying down and taking it easy. The effects will start to wane in several hours. Good luck!! ...Read more

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Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Carvedilol (Definition)

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