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Generic Toprol XL

Metoprolol ER (Toprol XL) is an inexpensive drug used to treat high blood pressure and prevent chest pain. It is also used after a heart attack to prevent an additional heart attack from occurring. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic metoprolol er is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. Compare beta blockers.
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What’s the Best Beta Blocker for Heart Failure?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - March 29, 2016

Beta blockers save lives after heart attack and improve mortality for heart failure patients. They also work well to control blood pressure. Carvedilol (Coreg was the brand name) has been known as the “heart failure beta blocker”—but now it appears that metoprolol (Lopressor) may share that title.

Many of my patients are asking: which is better? Let’s look at the recent evidence.

What’s the difference between carvedilol and metoprolol?
Carvedilol is known as a “non-selective beta blocker” meaning it blocks all beta receptors throughout the body. See More

World Diabetes Day 2014 is This Friday!

The GoodRx Pharmacist - November 12, 2014

On November 14, 1991, the first ever World Diabetes Day was born! For over 20 years now people have been coming together on November 14 to raise diabetes awareness and collect supplies for patients in need.

World Diabetes Day is led by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and became recognized as an official United Nations Day seven years ago, in 2007.

Each year a new theme is chosen to reflect the issues that are affecting the diabetic community. See More

Recall: Generic Toprol XL (Metoprolol Succinate)

Elizabeth Davis - June 20, 2014

Generic manufacturer Dr. Reddy’s is recalling two lots (about 13,560 bottles) of blood pressure med metoprolol ER (metoprolol succinate, or generic Toprol XL). The recall includes only the 25 mg tablet, 100-count bottle.

The recall was initiated because the drug failed a dissolution test, used to show that the active ingredient in the medication will be released consistently, and have the same effect in every batch.

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Is Your Medication Making You Tired?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - June 10, 2014

One in ten visits to a primary care doctor is for fatigue. While certainly not the only cause, your medications can be the culprit for making you sleepy. Here are the players you need to know about.

Beta blockers. These are medications used for high blood pressure, migraine prevention, control of heart rate in atrial fibrillation, and they improve mortality after heart attack. Ok, now for the downside. They can make you sleepy. See More

The Big 8 Constipation-Causing Medications

Dr. Sharon Orrange - April 18, 2013

You are all stopped up and can’t find an obvious reason. Look over your medication list and you may find the source. Constipation has many causes but medications are among the most common.

First, if your stools are too hard or too small or pooping is too difficult or infrequent you are constipated. Officially, constipation is defined as a stool frequency of less than three per week. It can be miserable and medications prescribed by us, your physicians, are frequently to blame. See More

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