Bisoprolol vs Bystolic

Bisoprolol
(Rx)
Bystolic
(Rx)
Bisoprolol is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Bystolic is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.6
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
3.2
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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Not Available
December 17, 2007
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,874 Discussions
5,447 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for A Fib
#3 for Heart Attack
#4 for Heart Failure
#5 for Angina
Our data suggest that Bisoprolol is taken for A Fib, Heart Attack and Heart Failure, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is prescribed for High Blood Pressure.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for A Fib
#3 for Heart Attack
#4 for Heart Failure
Bystolic is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for A Fib, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bis
Shortness of Breath
10
Depression
4
Nausea
3
Asthma
3
Weight Gain
3
Exhaustion
2
Weakness
2
Lethargic
2
Insomnia
2
Cough
2
Bys
Weight Gain
5
Shortness of Breath
5
Depression
4
Insomnia
4
Nausea
3
Asthma
3
Weakness
3
Hair Loss
2
Weight Loss
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
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Bisoprolol
Bis
Bystolic
Bys
Shortness of Breath
Bis
Bys
10
5
Depression
Bis
Bys
4
4
Nausea
Bis
Bys
3
3
Asthma
Bis
Bys
3
3
Weight Gain
Bis
Bys
3
5
Exhaustion
Bis
Bys
2
0
Weakness
Bis
Bys
2
3
Lethargic
Bis
Bys
2
0
Insomnia
Bis
Bys
2
4
Cough
Bis
Bys
2
0
Weight Gain
Bys
Bis
5
3
Shortness of Breath
Bys
Bis
5
10
Depression
Bys
Bis
4
4
Insomnia
Bys
Bis
4
2
Nausea
Bys
Bis
3
3
Asthma
Bys
Bis
3
3
Weakness
Bys
Bis
3
2
Hair Loss
Bys
Bis
2
0
Weight Loss
Bys
Bis
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Bys
Bis
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Bystolic during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Bisoprolol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Bystolic and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Bisoprolol Fumarate
Nebivolol Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Bisoprolol and Bystolic: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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