Bystolic is a prescription medication approved to treat high blood pressure (known medically as hypertension). It can be used alone or in combination with other high blood pressure medications.
Bystolic may lower your blood sugar levels. This is most likely to happen in infants and children, or in patients who have diabetes or kidney problems. It may also occur after prolonged physical activity or during fasting. Low blood sugar may make you anxious, sweaty, weak, dizzy, drowsy, or faint. It may also make your heart beat faster; make your vision change; give you a headache, chills, or tremors; or make you hungrier. It is a good idea to carry a reliable source of glucose (eg, tablets or gel) to treat low blood sugar. If this is not available, you should eat or drink a quick source of sugar like table sugar, honey, candy, orange juice, or non-diet soda. This will raise your blood sugar level quickly.
For more details please do talk with your doc who prescribed the med, please take care.
- Bystolic Information for Consumers
- Bystolic Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Bystolic (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 25 Feb 2010 • 1 answer
Diabetes, Type 1 - a new dx type 1 diabetes occured past september after ketoacidosis sent us to er?
Posted 20 Jan 2013 • 3 answers
Posted 21 May 2013 • 3 answers
Posted 17 Dec 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 7 Nov 2014 • 2 answers