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Metoprolol Succinate vs Tartrate - What's the difference between them?

Is Metprolol Er Succinate the same as Metoprolol Tartrate? What is the difference ?

I take Metoprolol Succinate is it ok for me to take Metoprolol Tartrate ?

When changing from metoprolol succinate, 25 mg daily, to metoprolol tartrate, what dose is correct?

I take this for blood pressure and have had no problems but understand that the tartrate is cheaper.

How long does it take before metoprolol succinate ER will start lowering blood pressure?

I am taking 25mg of metoprolol and 10 mg amlodipine.

What is the Best Time of Day to Take Metoprolol Succinate ER?

As most heart attacks occur in the AM, I have heard that taking metoprolol in the PM is better. You would have more medicine on board in the morning when you need it

Has anyone had trouble with insomnia when weaning off metoprolol succinate er?

I was on 50 mg Metoprolol succinate er for 21 years to prevent migraines. I am weaning off down to 12.5 mg. I have 2 more days to take it then stop. For the last week I haven't been able to sleep feel terrible. I don't know how much longer I can go without sleep.

The more antihypertensive prescribe the more out of control my high blood pressure becomes. Why?

I am on amlodipine 20mg, lisinopril 40 mg, metoprolol succinate 50 mg and instead of blood pressure stabilizing it is swinging even more wildly out of control. The doctor keeps adding more antihypertensive with increasing side effects. I know this is not helping me. I do not know what to do. I... read more

Is there any advantage to taking metoprolol succinate if you do not have high blood pressure?

I do not have high blood pressure, 105/68 is typical. I do not have high cholesterol or high triglycerides either. My resting pulse rate is 48 to 52 beats per minute. However, I did have a heart attack 2 years ago due to a blocked circumferential artery. A stent was placed and I was put on Lipitor.... read more

I've been trying to get off of Metoprolol Succinate ER (25mg) by breaking the dosage in half. I?

... understand from the pharmacist, that I should not break ER tablets in half. I now have increased chest pain. Any recommendations?

I am prescribed metoprolol tartrate 12.5 mg once at bedtime by my cardiologist?

The smallest they make are very small, round 25mg pills which I have to break in half. I recently ran out but found an unexpired container of metoprolol succinate 25mg that my doctor initially started me with but quickly changed to the lower dosage of metoprolol tartrate. Can I, just for a few... read more

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