This medication is a beta-blocker used to treat chest pain (angina), heart failure, and high blood pressure. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidneyproblems.
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It can cause cardiac failure, bradycardia, and hypotension. See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Before taking metoprolol, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other beta-blockers (such as atenolol, propranolol); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
It can cause myocardial depression and may precipitate heart failure and cardiogenic shock
May potentiate hypoglycemia in patients with diabetes mellitus and may mask signs and symptoms
This drug passes into breast milk. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before breast-feeding.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Products that may interact with this drug are Atenolol, bisprolol, carvedilol, diltiazem, verapamil