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Metoprolol

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7.6  Effectiveness
3.7  Side Effects
5.8  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 4 Metoprolol side effects and 2 Metoprolol benefits.

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Effectiveness of Metoprolol by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Metoprolol, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 2.7% 0% 91.9% 2.7% 2.7%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 8.1% 75.7% 16.2% 0%
Blood Pressure 8.1% 10.8% 56.8% 18.9% 5.4%
Breathing 0% 0% 91.9% 5.4% 2.7%
Confidence 0% 2.7% 91.9% 2.7% 2.7%
Coordination/Motor Skills 5.4% 0% 78.4% 16.2% 0%
Digestion 0% 2.7% 94.6% 2.7% 0%
Emotional Well-being 2.7% 0% 86.5% 8.1% 2.7%
Energy 8.1% 5.4% 75.7% 8.1% 2.7%
Eyesight 0% 5.4% 89.2% 2.7% 2.7%
Memory 0% 8.1% 75.7% 13.5% 2.7%
Mental Clarity 2.7% 2.7% 81.1% 8.1% 5.4%
Pain 0% 5.4% 83.8% 8.1% 2.7%
Patience 2.7% 2.7% 83.8% 8.1% 2.7%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 94.6% 5.4% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 2.7% 97.3% 0% 0%
Sleep 2.7% 0% 81.1% 8.1% 8.1%
Stress Level 0% 5.4% 83.8% 10.8% 0%
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Commonly Reported Metoprolol Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Cold Symptoms 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 83.8% 5.4% 8.1% 2.7% 0%
Skin Rash 87.5% 8.3% 4.2% 0% 0%
Loss of Taste 87.9% 9.1% 3% 0% 0%
Gas 66.7% 8.3% 16.7% 8.3% 0%
Fatigue 67.6% 13.5% 5.4% 8.1% 5.4%
Depression 94.6% 2.7% 0% 2.7% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 83.3% 0% 8.3% 8.3% 0%
Asthma 97% 3% 0% 0% 0%
Mood Swings 83.3% 0% 8.3% 8.3% 0%
Blurred Vision 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 84.6% 0% 15.4% 0% 0%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 87.9% 3% 6.1% 0% 3%
Stomach Ache 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Confusion 75% 16.7% 8.3% 0% 0%
Fever 91.7% 8.3% 0% 0% 0%
Constipation 95.8% 4.2% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 84.6% 7.7% 0% 0% 7.7%
Anxiety 75% 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% 0%
Drowsiness 80.6% 11.1% 5.6% 0% 2.8%
Nausea 94.6% 0% 5.4% 0% 0%
Dizziness 78.4% 18.9% 2.7% 0% 0%
Eye / Vision Problems 33.3% 33.3% 33.3% 0% 0%
Muscle Fatigue 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Insomnia 88.9% 2.8% 5.6% 0% 2.8%
Allergic Reaction 94.6% 5.4% 0% 0% 0%
Cold Hands and/or Feet 75.8% 6.1% 9.1% 9.1% 0%
Muscle Cramping 58.3% 25% 8.3% 8.3% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 84.8% 9.1% 3% 3% 0%
Diarrhea 83.3% 0% 16.7% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Metoprolol Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Stuffy Nose 84.8% 9.1% 3% 3% 0%
Swelling around the Eyes 97% 3% 0% 0% 0%
Chest Pain 75% 0% 25% 0% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 72.7% 9.1% 18.2% 0% 0%
Cough 81.8% 12.1% 0% 6.1% 0%
Change in Weight 83.3% 11.1% 2.8% 2.8% 0%
Elevated Blood Sugar 93.9% 3% 3% 0% 0%
Heartburn 84.8% 12.1% 3% 0% 0%
Swelling 75% 0% 0% 25% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 91.7% 0% 4.2% 4.2% 0%
Swelling of Extremities 95.8% 4.2% 0% 0% 0%
Hair Growth 93.9% 6.1% 0% 0% 0%
Gout 97% 0% 3% 0% 0%
Anemia 95.8% 4.2% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 87.9% 3% 9.1% 0% 0%
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 93.9% 0% 6.1% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Metoprolol
Since taking Metoprolol Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 6%
Heart attack 1.5%
Hospitalization 4.5%
Stroke 1.5%
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User Comments about Metoprolol
16 Jun 2017 Using Metoprolol is because it was advised by my Doctor o help control my high
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06 Dec 2011 BLOOD PRESSURE DROPPED RAPIDLY
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15 Jul 2010 This medication has helped ease my nausea and upset stomach.
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02 Jun 2010 Metoprolol has been the most effective blood pressure medication in lowering blood pressure. At first, I started it at 100mg twice a day and slowly this medication help in adjusting my blood pressure that it was reduced to half the dosage 6 months later. Now, I am
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30 May 2010 My blood pressure is not that high but I think my doctor prescribed this medication as a precautiong and so far I like how my blood pressure has been staying in range.
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