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Can I stop taking Sotalol tonight, and start Metoprolol tomorrow, or do I need to taper off slowly?

Can I stop taking Sotalol tonight, and start Metoprolol tomorrow, or do I need to taper off slowly?

Sotalol: Sotalol is a class Iii antiarrhmic with beta blocker properties and metoprolol is A beta blocker. Technically they are not interchangeable so you need to ask your doctor about stopping Sotalol and substituting metoprolol ...Read more

Dr. Prakash Deedwania
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Metoprolol (Definition)

Metoprolol belongs to the calss of medications know as beta-blockers. It has many functions, including lowering pulse and blood pressure. It can also be used in people who have weak heart muscles to stop/slow the progression of the disease and perhaps even ...Read more


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Having on and off sharp chest pains. Just stopped col turkey on sotalol and metoprolol on friday and started atenolol. Should I be concerned?

Having on and off sharp chest pains. Just stopped col turkey on sotalol and metoprolol on friday and started atenolol. Should I be concerned?

Perhaps, check dose: When you had the medications stopped, I assume by a cardiologist or you pcp, you should have been told why. Maybe they felt you were overblocked. The medications that were stoppedn are non specific beta blockers whereas the new medication is more for the heart. It will slow the heart rate down and is used more specifically for that. Perhaps you are underdosed. Call your pcp and find out. ...Read more

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If atrial fibrillation, after aortic valve replacement (in female 79), how is this usually corrected? Bisoprolol, metoprolol, sotalol already tried.

If atrial fibrillation, after aortic valve replacement (in female 79), how is this usually corrected? Bisoprolol, metoprolol, sotalol already tried.

Cardioversion?: Initially with rate control and anti-coagulation. If the atrial fibrillation is causing you symptoms, then a controlled and timed shock to the heart, called cardioversion, can be administrated tito regulate your heart. This is an outpatient procedure. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi I want to start taking a product called prolong I also take a beta blocker called metoprolol, will it be ok to take these two together?

Don't do it: Josh, prolong (http://performancenutrition. Herbalife. Com/en/products/prolong) contains 16 grams of sugar per portion. The main ingredient is fructose (sugar). 1 portion is 250 calories. Beyond that, it's just a multivitamin. There's no harm taking it with metoprolol but you're wasting your money and just adding empty calories with little nutritional value. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take butalbital and metoprolol together?

Is it safe to take butalbital and metoprolol together?

For migraines: Metoprolol may be used to decrease attacks of migraine and butalbital along with tylenol, (acetaminophen) Aspirin or caffeine may be used to relive pain from an attack. I think it should be okay to use them together if need arises. Be aware that butalbital may have an addictive potential. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take circadin/melatonin together with seloken/metoprolol?

Yes: Metaprolol and other beta blockers can cause insomnia which is caused by lower melatonin production in the body, so taking melatonin is actually a way to improve the insomnia without causing a drug interaction ...Read more

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What are side effects of taking Belviq (lorcaserin) and metoprolol together?

No interactions: Nothing really. No interactions between the two drugs. ...Read more

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Should I take toprol (metoprolol) and Soma together?

Should I take toprol (metoprolol) and Soma together?

No: Talk to your pcp. They are different class of medications for different purposes. It will not hurt if you take them together. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take toprol (metoprolol) XR and Zoloft together?

Use of: metoprolol & Zoloft (sertraline) togetehr could ^
effects of metoprolol. REF: https://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1615-0, 2057-1348 ...Read more

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Can I take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Can I take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Yes: These are two different classes of medications used for treatment of high blood pressure and heart disease. Metoprolol is a beta blocker and Lisinopril is an ace inhibitor. In fact, they are commonly used together in heart disease patients. ...Read more

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Can I take metoprolol and raspberry ketones together?

Can I take metoprolol and raspberry ketones together?

May not be safe: Raspberry ketone has never been scientifically studied in humans to determine if it causes side effects. However, there are some concerns about the safety of raspberry ketone because it is chemically related to a stimulant called synephrine. The purpose of metoprolol, a beta blocker, is to block the effects of adrenaline and similar compounds in the body. Check with your doctors for advice. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking lisinopril and metoprolol together?

What are the side effects of taking lisinopril and metoprolol together?

Drug interactions: There is no incidence of increased side affects (sa) taking Lisinopril (l) and metoprolol (m) together, l can cause a cough, which is non-productive, and can cause, in rare cases, swelling of the lips. M can cause a slow pulse rate and can cause some erectile dysfunction. Using both of these agents to treat hypertension does not increase the frequency of the sa's of either drug. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take lisinopril and metoprolol together?

Yes: Yes that is a safe combination as long as your blood pressure is not lowered too much by the meds together. ...Read more

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Can I take metoprolol ER and Zoloft (sertraline) together?

Can I take metoprolol ER and Zoloft (sertraline) together?

Yes, with caution.: I have prescribed them together in patients but there are interactions to be considered and checked. See drugs. Com interactions checker: limited clinical data suggest that ssris may potentiate the pharmacologic effects of some beta-blockers; case reports of bradycardia and hypotension. Possible sri inhibition of 2d6 which clear metoprolol. Paxil (paroxetine) and Prozac are much stronger 2d6 inhibitors. ...Read more

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Can I take 50mg metoprolol tart and 5mg fluoxetine together?

Probably ok: You should check with your physician because there can be an interaction between these medications that increases the metoprolol effect, but the dose of metoprolol is relatively low so you are probably ok. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take metformin and metoprolol and lisonopril together? My dr recently prescribed metformin for PSOS.

Med combo: Not an issue - metformin and lisinopril are commonly used in diabetics. metoprolol is a beta blocker All three are safe to use - you may need a slight dose reduction on the lisinopril and metoprolol as both can lower your blood pressure ...Read more

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Metoprolol tartrate and metoprolol succinate together, is that okay?

No: It's an irrational combination. One is long acting and the other is short acting. Use one once a day or the other twice a day. ...Read more

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Metoprolol tartrate and metoprolol succinate: can they be taken together?

Metoprolol tartrate and metoprolol succinate: can they be taken together?

Different meds: Although they are both the same medicine, they are taken differently. Tartrate is a shorter acting form meant to be taking 2 or 3 times a day. Succinate is a long acting form meant to be taken once a day. To me, it doesn't make sense to be on both. ...Read more

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What are the risk factors for taking metoprolol and amlodipine together and the effects that smoking cigarettes while taking them will cause.

BP control.: Both of those medications work to lower the blood pressure. Smoking cigarettes raises your blood pressure. The risk of taking both medications together would be lowering your blood pressure too much. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Sotalol (Definition)

Sotalol hydrochloride is a rhythm control agent which is a ...Read more