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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of metoprolol tartrate oral.

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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/13/2016 11:26:45 AM

    Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    my blood pressure is 115/50. I take 50 mg twice a day. lots of bad nightmares!!

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    6/29/2016 9:55:06 AM

    Reviewer: niftydeutsch46, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    started taking in 2012.Gained 20 lbs.within first month.Didn`t help too much with BP or palpitations,then doc added Lisinopril and switched metoprolol from tartrate to succinate.Increased dosage on both meds a few times.Still gaining weight.New doc(cardioligst)switched me back to metoprolol tartrate and increased Lisinopril.Gained MORE weight immediately.Total weight gain since on meds 100 lbs.Mea ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    6/26/2016 11:41:38 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    short of breath weight gain!

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    5/31/2016 11:05:16 AM

    Reviewer: JenAZ, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Taking for High Blood Pressure. Have not experienced any side effects. BP and Heart Rate have both lowered. BP was 170s/100s & after 3 weeks, BP is averaging 140s/80s

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/25/2016 4:26:29 PM

    Reviewer: ricbrk, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was given this to help control blood pressure with my current drug Lisinopril. I noticed blurred vision within 3 weeks. I was told by Dr. to discontinue use. Withdrawal was terrible. Itching, chest and side pain. 3 weeks off medication and vision still blurred. Was told it may be permanent.

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