1 Oct 2009
No, carvedilol is not a blood thinner.
Carvedilol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). It is used to treat heart failure and hypertension (high blood pressure). It is also used to treat or prevent heart attack.
- Carvedilol Information for Consumers
- Carvedilol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Carvedilol (detailed)
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I have had rapid weight gain since taking carvedilol. My food intake has not changed that much, however maybe my salt intake has been higher.
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he told me to stop taking Sectral (once a day) and Benicar (once a day). Just take the Carvedilol along with Lasix (water pill) to control my ...
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