Metoprolol - can tablets be cut in half?

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10 Sep 2009

yes they can. its capsules and gel pills that cant.

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20 Apr 2010

Generally its not recommended to cut tabs into halves, however consult your doctor before doing or consuming half tabs, God bless you.

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