Skip to content

    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Toprol XL oral.

    Overall User Ratings

    631 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    «Previous 11-15 of 388 Next»
    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    6/13/2015 1:21:05 AM

    Reviewer: Angels, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    This is the only medication I can handle for my high blood pressure. All the other drugs my doctors tried for me caused way too many awful side effects. I can't take the generic as it causes me to have chest congestion.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    5/29/2015 1:15:03 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have only been taking this drug for about a week,but everything is going well.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/31/2015 12:29:47 AM

    Reviewer: Eagle0769, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I gave a bad rating because after reading all the reviews I'm scared. I haven't taken it yet. I have the generic does anyone know the side effects of Metoprolol succer 50mg?

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    12/27/2014 1:55:06 PM

    Reviewer: MysterH, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    This med has been very effective keeping my BP in check, however, more recently I have also been taking amiodarone for an afib condition. I remained on the same dose of Toprol XL, 100mg, and now I am concerned that I have occasional low BP conditions that are causing dizziness. I will be discussing a lower dose with my doctor at the next visit.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    10/16/2014 2:45:08 PM

    Reviewer: stlrgrl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Almost as soon as I started taking this medicine, I experienced horrible joint pain. My doctor said I must have picked up a bug but I knew it was the medicine. I felt fine until I took the first dose. I also had extreme dizziness to the point I couldn't get out of bed and missed 2 days of work. My doctor advised me to stop taking it and then 4 days later, start cutting the pills in half and ta ... Show Full Comment

    «Previous 11-15 of 388 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    diabetes supply kit
    Pack and prepare.
    handful of vegetables and vitamins
    Diet tips and mistakes.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    sticky notes on face
    10 tips to clear your brain fog.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    Trainer demonstrating exercise for RA
    Exercises for your joints.
    apple slices with peanut butter
    What goes best with workouts?
    woman having a good day
    Revitalize your life.

    Newsletters

    Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

    • WebMD Daily

      WebMD Daily

      Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

    • Men's Health

      Men's Health

      Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

    • Women's Health

      Women's Health

      Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

    By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any time.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.