Metoprolol vs Trazodone

Metoprolol
(Rx)
Trazodone
(Rx)
Metoprolol is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Trazodone is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.2
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
26,436 Discussions
102,295 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for A Fib
#3 for Anxiety
#4 for Tachycardia
#5 for Palpitations
#6 for PVC's
#7 for Arrythmia
#8 for Chest Pain
#9 for Heart Attack
#10 for Migraines
#12 for Angina
#13 for Heart Failure
#14 for Shaking
Metoprolol is prescribed for High Blood Pressure, Tachycardia, Palpitations, PVC's, Arrythmia, Chest Pain and Heart Attack and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for A Fib and Anxiety, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Depression
#4 for Pain
#7 for Fibromyalgia
Trazodone is prescribed for Depression, Anxiety, Pain and Bipolar Disorder and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Insomnia, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Met
Shortness of Breath
6
Depression
5
Nausea
5
Weight Gain
4
Insomnia
3
Weakness
3
Weight Loss
3
Cough
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Hair Loss
2
Tra
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Weight Gain
6
Drowsiness
4
Grogginess
4
Hangover
4
Nausea
3
Nightmares
3
Dizziness
3
Migraines
2
Weight Loss
2
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Metoprolol
Met
Trazodone
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Shortness of Breath
Met
Tra
6
0
Depression
Met
Tra
5
0
Nausea
Met
Tra
5
3
Weight Gain
Met
Tra
4
6
Insomnia
Met
Tra
3
0
Weakness
Met
Tra
3
0
Weight Loss
Met
Tra
3
2
Cough
Met
Tra
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Met
Tra
2
9
Hair Loss
Met
Tra
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tra
Met
9
2
Weight Gain
Tra
Met
6
4
Drowsiness
Tra
Met
4
0
Grogginess
Tra
Met
4
0
Hangover
Tra
Met
4
0
Nausea
Tra
Met
3
5
Nightmares
Tra
Met
3
0
Dizziness
Tra
Met
3
0
Migraines
Tra
Met
2
0
Weight Loss
Tra
Met
2
3
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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C Category C
Before taking Trazodone 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 Metoprolol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Trazodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 50 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 300 mg
Food Instructions
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Should be taking the same way every time either with food or on empty stomach because food may alter drug absorption.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Metoprolol Tartrate , Metoprolol Succinate
Trazodone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Metoprolol and Trazodone: 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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