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Lopressor (Metoprolol) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients

 
 



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Below are Lopressor (Metoprolol) reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 2 ratings/reviews, Lopressor has an overall score of 4.50. The effectiveness score is 8 and the side effect score is 5. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.
 

Lopressor review by 39 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Highly Effective
Side effects:   Mild Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   high blood pressure
Dosage & duration:   50 mg taken once daily for the period of 10 yrs
Other conditions:   acid reflux
Other drugs taken:   prilosec
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   rapid heart beat stoped, and blood pressure went down.
Side effects:   tired and dizzy at first
Comments:   Take once daily.

 

Lopressor review by 34 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Moderately Effective
Side effects:   Extremely Severe Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   High Blood pressure
Dosage & duration:   25mg taken may 6, 2011 to present for the period of presently/in weening off process
Other conditions:   none
Other drugs taken:   none---first time
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   It did lower my blood presure, but the 25mg dose that I was taking was too strong for me.
Side effects:   I was extremely tired, dizziness, slight headaches, and developed shortness of breath from time to time, aching extremities.
Comments:   25mg once a day, then 12.5, and now 6.5 until im off. I'm hoping that I can start a natural approach to lowering my BP, because this medicine has made cmy health worse
 


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