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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/13/2009 5:52:21 PM

Reviewer: Richard, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am a 70 year-old white male. I've used Metoprolol Succinate ER (25mg/1X/day) for years. Side effects:weight gain,weird dreams,and low energy level. I get my med's by mail from Express Scripts. Received a letter stating manufacture won't have med's available for many months. Told to have my MD send a script for a new drug. First, The mfg. has issued a recall on this med due to &qu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/12/2009 2:47:08 PM

Reviewer: Disappointed09, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My doctor added Metoprolol Succ XL 50 MG as a second drup to my Diovan HCT 25 MG. I was feeling fine with the combination my blood pressure is controlled. Stress/anxiety/tiredness/lack of sleep sometimes contributes to a spike in my blood pressure. In the end of February 2009, Walgreens had a shortage of the drug. Walgreens called my doctor that I will be getting Metoprolol Tartate 25MG which I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/12/2009 1:55:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was told by a walgreens pharmist this drug is no longer available. The company went out of business.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/8/2009 12:01:06 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on for 3 month and to start I loved the results but recently I can't sleep but 2-3 hrs solid sleep then I am up walking from the tv room to the bedroom. My legs are restless and sometimes I feel like there is a frayed nerve endings sending signals through back of my head down to my knee on the right side. The only good thing is my blood pressure is good since I added the pill. I h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/4/2009 2:08:43 PM

Reviewer: none, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was taken off Toprol XL 100 MG because my insurance did not want to pay fot it... I was on this drug for 5 years...and had very few problems....Then the insurance made me go on this Metoptolol SUCC ER 100 MG. Did poorly on this drug rapid heart beat all of the time could not keep bp down,very sick to stomach....My Doctor tried several times to get me back on the Toporal XL BUT INSURANCE KEPT S ... Show Full Comment

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