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metoprolol succinate

Side Effects

List metoprolol succinate side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with metoprolol succinate:

Common side effects of metoprolol succinate:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • DizzySevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Sexual ProblemsLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of metoprolol succinate:

  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Constriction of Blood Vessels of the ExtremitiesSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of metoprolol succinate:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • GangreneSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Heart BlockSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Joint PainSevere
  • Low Platelet Count and Bleeding from Immune ResponseSevere
  • Peyronie's DiseaseSevere
  • Psoriasiform EruptionSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Ringing in the EarsSevere
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic PurpuraSevere
  • Worsening Angina PectorisSevere
  • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • Drug Therapy that Worsens or Flares PsoriasisLess Severe
  • Dry EyeLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Eye IrritationLess Severe
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • HeartburnLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • NightmaresLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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