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Dr. Stopped all meds due to low BP &. Last 1/2 coreg (carvedilol) 2.5daysago. Very dizzy, am i going thru withdrawal? How long until coreg (carvedilol) is out of my system?

Dr. Stopped all meds due to low BP &.  Last 1/2 coreg (carvedilol) 2.5daysago.  Very dizzy, am i going thru withdrawal?  How long until coreg (carvedilol) is out of my system?

5 doses : Most of the medication will be out of the system after about five half-lives of the medication. Dosing for a lot of medications is actually longer than the drug half-life so most of medication is already gone. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Coreg (Definition)

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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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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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Can you take 5 mg bystolic/coreg together?

Can you take 5 mg bystolic/coreg together?

No: they are both Beta blockers and you should only haveone orthe other prescribed if your Dr wants beta blocker effect. ...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 Cheers C ...Read more

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Does coreg (carvedilol) 12.5mg twice a day cause erectile disfunction?

Does coreg (carvedilol) 12.5mg twice a day cause erectile disfunction?

Beta blocker: Potentially can cause erectile dysfunction. Not the only cause medication commonly used for patients with weakened heart. You should discuss with physician reason for use and are you fit for activity. ...Read more

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Will coreg (carvedilol) 12.5 mg twice a day cause erectile disfunction?

Will coreg (carvedilol) 12.5 mg twice a day cause erectile disfunction?

CauseOrInterrelate: Erections enabled by enough ? blood flow into corpus cavernosum of penis to push vein flaps closed, trap blood & distend the tissue. Thus men with advanced arterial disease, congestive heart failure, etc. Do not achieve erections easily. Coreg, (carvedilol) in combo acei or arb agents, aggressive tx of lipoproteins/nmr particle test, hba1c, bp, etc., ? CHF overtime, yet ? too fast, might ? erection ability. ...Read more

Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Carvedilol (Definition)

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