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Keep in mind that when you switched from an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol ER (Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol Succinate) to Lopressor (Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te), you lost the timed released advantage. If you were taking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>. pills of each medication, you are loosing a great deal of the latter drug's effectiveness as the day wears on. The half life of Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol Tartrate an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> only 3-7 hours. So you must take it at least twice a day for it to be effective the entire 24 hour period. also an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>., once a day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a a very small dose.
I did a man style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>take for my actual Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol tartrate dose. I take <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> at breakfast. I take 12.5 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> after lunch time. I take <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> after dinner and 12.5 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> before going to bed. Like I was saying, I don't find it effective for more than 4 hours, I must be a fast metabolizer but I feel like the half-life an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> much more like the Propranolol than the "apparently" 12 hours like most of the Cardio Doc suggest.
I believe a resting HR above 100 indicates the need to bring it down. <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> of me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol (regular release) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> very low - how long have you been at that dose level? If only a few days I think you may need to give it a little more time...again if it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> helping lower your HR. I take the same dose myself and it, along with a calcium channel blocker (all generic, low cost versions) bring my resting HR from about 130 down to about 80.
I was struggling with side effects from Cardiezem and asked to have my medicine changed, so I was put on 50 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> Metroprolol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te per day, but began to suffer some nasty side effects--headaches, dizziness, nausea, abdominal cramps, lucid dreams, runny nose, and my heart rate dropped from 75-85 bpm to 45 to 55 bpm's depending on what I was doing. When I would sleep it dropped into the low 40's, and I couldn't focus at work, couldn't exercan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>e.
I've had a lot of years with Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol, from an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>. to 200an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>. What I feel an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> my heart an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a little slow to respond to demands. Once it gets up to speed, I feel really good for a 63 year old. I found it took a little while to become acclimated to it. But now I feel no side effects except for the heart thing. That can feel like a heavy feeling in the chest until it gets up to speed. I've been on a steady 75an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>. now for 3 years.
Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol comes in two formulations, Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te and Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol Succinate. If you were prescribed the Tartrate variety, 50an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>, once a day as you stated, then you were on a beta blocker roller coaster with a steep peak followed by a deep valley. Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol has a rather short half life of approximately 6 hours, so in 24 hours, 50an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> nearly completely metabolized. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> type should be taken twice a day.
I took 2 different versions of me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> (me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te) and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> XL (me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol succinate). The second one an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> the extended release version. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> made my symtoms worse but an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> XL worked fairly well in controlling my conditions, PVC's and PSVT. I was taking 50 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> a day in both cases. The only thing that affected me was a slight feeling of dizziness at times and some mental fatigue.
Somewhat for than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> reason and fact I like the HR and BP I get I take 12.5 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> 8 aM and <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> 8 PM (approximately). My prescription calls for an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> twice a day. I know atenolol's half life an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> closer to 8 hours, but 12 hours was easy to work with and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an approximation of what happens with an 8 hour half life. Just to show I under stand at 12 hours the 12 hour half life an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> at half strength while an 8 hour half life an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> close to 3/8th strength at 12 hours.
prescribed a moderate does of me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te 50 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> twice per day, as time went by I needed less and less and told the doctor that my heart rate was in the 50's, he said I could take less if I felt bad....and I did, reduced to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> 2x day. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> pattern continued and eventually I was taking part of a an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> pill 2 times per day and most recently...just took it once per day or here and there....I have stopped taking it for about 8 days now. I began to see how my body would react without it.
Following are my observations on day two of substituting atenolol an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> twice a day for Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> twice a day.. both are regular, for Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> called T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te, I think the atenolol comes in only one normally longer lasting form. Today in the early afternoon, following my third an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> dose of atenolol at about 9 aM, I noticed some dizziness when I rose from a time sitting.
My EP put me on 50an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te twice a day and I am concerned my bp will get too low. He says that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> over emphasized. (another doctor or two did not want me taking too much because of already a little low bp.) It seems to be helping my irregular heartbeat to an extent but I worry about the bp. Today my head hurt and right now as I type my arms feel kind of weak. I have not really had dizziness much. I get that anyway for some reason.
I am currently weaning of the medication and I am hoping I will be normal again. on 1/21 I started with an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> of Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te 2 times a day, In the meantime I ordered and read my records from the ER facility I was at on 1/20, I was sure something was wrong with me because of my chest xray. I went to my Dr office on 1/29/13 to get some results of my CT of the chest, Echocadiogram and lab work.
I was previously taking <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> in the am and 12.5 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> in the evening of the generic an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> XL. Now I am taking <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> in the morning of generic Lopressor, and another an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> in the evening, but less than a full 12 hours apart. For example I will take the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> at 7 am, another 12.5 at 2pm and another 12.5 at around 6 or so.I have had breakthrough tachycardia, mostly when I wake up in the morning or a few hours after. Could than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> be caused by the change in medication?
hypertension, <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>-100an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> daily ~Losartan can be found as: Losartan Potassium (Cozaar), Losartan Potassium/ Hydrochlorothiazaide (Hyzaar) ~Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> medicine an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an aRB (ending in -sartan) (2) Lan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>inopril/hctz 20/12.5: hypertension, 10/12.5-20/12.5an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> daily. ~Lan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>inopril/hctz can be found as Prinzide, Zestoretic ~Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> drug an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an aCE inhibitor (ending in -pril), since you are female if you start to get a "dry, hacking cough" make sure to let your doctor know.
My mother's a patient of HTN and taken combination of Telman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>artan-H and mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te (sustained release <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>), 1st one 1 tab in the morning and 2nd one 1/2 tab in the evening. Telman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>artan-H has been started since the last 7-8 months. But in the last blood test results, the Creatinine levels are hovering around 1.6 to 1.7 (slightly beyond the normal range). an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a cause for concern? are any of these medicines contributing to than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>? Her urea and microalbumin ratio levels are however normal.
Hi folks! as many of you know I am on me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>s b.i.d. for my PSVT. Even though I'm on the lowest dose I do get quite a bit of side effects as far as being overtired and dragging. My cardiologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t now has started me on verapamil because my BP has been running high. I'm just afraid than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> going to make me even more tired and dragging. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> anybody on than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> combo and if so how have the side effects been?
They also told me to drink a lot of OJ and eat bananas to boost my potassium levels! as I mentioned, the me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te (<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> morning, <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> evening) caused chest pressure -- I went to the ER for that and was admitted a few hours later since the pressure wasn't going away.
Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol helped greatly in making it easier to convert. also, there are 2 types of Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol, Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te, and Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol Succinate. The latter an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a time release version called an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan> XL. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> nice because you only need to take 1 tablet a day. The downside an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> it's a high tier drug for insurance companies its price an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> really up there. I get a Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol Tartrate for about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an>% of the price. I found the drug easy to tolerate, and experience limited side effects.
He has also prescribed Me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> twice a day. It an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> my understanding than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> will lower my BP which an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> currently averaging between 112/75 Pulse 80 to 124/72 Pulse 77. If than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> medicine lowers my BP will it not be dangerously low? Prior to cartroid artery surgery, I took a beta blocker like than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> and my BP dropped to dangerous levels. Will than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not happen again? I have no chest pains. The only time I had chest pains or pressure was during the stress test.
B complex + a very weak beta blocker (1/2 from <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te). I take regularly the xanax for over two weeks while the beta blocker occasionally - when I feel danger i.e at 135/85 for example. In fact I had two cran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> in the first week with xanax but I was then in a stressful situation at work. Luckily the heart beating and the shiver dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>appeared, probably due to the xanax and vit Bs. Can you please advan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>e me what doctor to van style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>it: neurologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t, psychiatran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t or...?
I have been taking a beta blocker, 50 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol ER (Extended/Slow Release), for several years but have with my cardiologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t approval today refilled my BB prescription with Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol T<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te (normal release) to be taken at <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> twice a day (every 12 hours). My reason an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> driven mainly by the fact the Tartrate an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> about 1/6th the cost of the Suc (ER).
I will continue to take a slightly lower dose, now at <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> morning 12.5 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> night, then go back to the <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> morning and night. as dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>cussed in another post by me on the BB subject I was experiencing very low HR when in bed, and some serious dizziness.
I'm not sure if there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a chart for comparing beta blockers, but as far as I know, ban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>oprolol (Emconcor) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> about 20 times as strong as Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol, so 1,an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>25an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> of ban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>oprolol an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> approx. similar to <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> of me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol, which again an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> about the double strength of propranolol. From what my doctor told me, 12,5 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> of Mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> similar to 20 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> of propranolol, but they have different effects.
Yes, I agree with Jerry. While it's a pretty big jump, it's still what I'd consider to be a moderate. It's not unheard of to be on doses as high as 400an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> per day. I was on 100an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan> for a f ew years until dropping back to 75an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>. following my ablation. I am very accustomed to taking than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> dose, and feel no obvious side effects except for taking a little longer to get my heart upto speed. If I could caution you to look for one thing that crept up on me.
and btw, mean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>ol succinate an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toprolan>, which an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> extended release - and me<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>toprol</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>ol t<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rtr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>te an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> Lopressor, which an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> the normal release version.
I am a big guy (240 pounds or worse : ( ) and 50 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>mg</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> (<sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>25</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> every 12 hours to reduce cost) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> about as much as I can tolerate. I think I was on 100 (I was taking the slow release at that time) was what I was taking when my doctor added a calcium channel blocker and lowered by BB to 50 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mgan>.
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