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Metoprolol is a selective beta blocker used in treatment of several diseases of the cardiovascular system, especially hypertension. T...Read on Wikipedia
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Does Metoprolol Succinate cause Weight Gain?
Weight Gain is a known side effect of Metoprolol SuccinateDisclaimer
#2 in Metoprolol Succinate discussions - 21 posts discuss Weight Gain with Metoprolol Succinate. Weight Gain is #2 concern in Metoprolol Succinate discussions.
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Cardiologist prescribed 25 mg. I looked it up and decided not to take it. I have had 2 heart attacks and then finally a triple bypass 9 years ago. I went off all medications after the operation and only take a baby asperin.Sometimes I have high blood pressure and I take a pill only then, but not regularly. The name is Irbesartan. My experiance after14 years is most medicines are bad for you. They slow down your metabulism, you gain weight and become fat. Your tired all the time etc. Pills are every americans quick fix. Eat healthy and exercise and get off all medications that affect your weight and slow you down to inactivity. Over 55 men look into testerone treatment. It's the fountain of youth. Lots of energy where you want to exercise and paint the house. You burn fat.
ER 50mg for over a year now and have gained over 30 lbs....
" I have been on Metoprolol Succinate ER 50mg for over a year now and have gained over 30 lbs. I went from having tremendous ...within the normal range on Metoprolol Succinate ER. I detest the lethargic... "
g. Since then, I feel bloated and have gained weight...
" I JUST posted a question about generic metoprolol succinate... I also did fine ...the generic and my cardiologist gave me metoprolol succinate 50 mg. Since then, I feel bloated and have gained... "
succinate about 35 days ago. I have put on some weight...
" I started on 25mg Metoprolol succinate about 35 days ago. I have put on some weight but for nearly 3 weeks have not worked out much. The first week I was just getting used to it. I... "
taking the generic METOPROLOL SUCCINATE ER it is 100 m.and...
" I am taking the generic METOPROLOL SUCCINATE ER it is 100 m.and I didnt know anything ...affect before but I have gain weight and have very bad headaches can I just stop... "
male. I've used Metoprolol Succinate ER (25mg/1X/day) for...
" I am a 70 year-old white male. I've used Metoprolol Succinate ER (25mg/1X/day) for years. Side effects:weight gain,weird dreams,and low energy level. I get my med's by mail from Express Scripts.... "
have been on this drug (Metoprolol Succinate) now for about...
" I have been on this drug (Metoprolol Succinate) now for about a year, and since taking it, ...of my real feelings like touch and feel. I've put on weight, and nothing helps. I think my doctor is clueless... "
found that side effects are similar; tiredness, weight gain...
" ...(Lopressor), and the time release Metoprolol Succinate (Toprol XL). I used both, and found that side effects are similar; tiredness, weight gain, and a slow pulse. Side effects are more pronounced... "
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