Metoprolol Tartrate

Last Update May 5, 2016
Metoprolol Tartrate is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Uses: Metoprolol Tartrate is prescribed for High Blood Pressure, Heart Attack and Tachycardia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for A Fib, although it is not approved for this condition. Read More
Other brands: Metoprolol, Lopressor
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Positive 35 "maybe this beta blocker isn't for you i was on metoprolol tartrate 100mg i was fine on this one ...i was also on lorazepam to relax me."Read more positive discussions
Negative 71 "All I know is that the dr and endo told me I have Graves' disease,with atypical symptoms.So it isn't my fault that I'm hot all of the time,and that I feel ...I'm terrified of them cutting into my throat!"Read more negative discussions
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| ROBERT P
I HAVE GAIN OVER 20 LB. WHILE TAKING METOPROLOL TARTRATE

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| Lesmac1972
Metoprolol tartrate 50mg 2 times a day for 7 months keeps my pressure normal, but tired all the time andno energy, always foggy and sore, just not the same person i was any ideas on what to do about side effects

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Facts about Metoprolol Tartrate

What does Metoprolol Tartrate look like?
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Strength : 25 mg
Pill imprint : 1
Color : White
Shape : Round
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Strength : 50 mg
Pill imprint : M;32
Color : Pink
Shape : Round
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Strength : 100 mg
Pill imprint : M;47
Color : Blue
Shape : Round
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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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Alchohol warning on Metoprolol Tartrate
There may be a negative interaction between Metoprolol Tartrate and alcohol.
How do I obtain Metoprolol Tartrate?
Prescription in the USA
How do I take Metoprolol Tartrate?
Injection, Pill
What dosages are available?
25 mg Tablet, 37.5 mg Tablet, 50 mg Tablet, 75 mg Tablet, 100 mg Tablet, 5 mg/5 mL Cartridge, 5 mg/5 mL Solution, 5 mg/5 mL Syringe
25 mg Tablet, 37.5 mg Tablet, 50 mg Tablet, 75 mg Tablet, 100 mg Tablet, 5 mg/5 mL Cartridge, 5 mg/5 mL Solution... Show all
Food instructions
Should be taking the same way every time either with food or on empty stomach because food may alter drug absorption.
Ingredients
Metoprolol Tartrate
Approval Date
December 21, 1993
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