9 patient evaluations for Metoprolol Succinate ER

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Aug 2, 2018 (Started Jan 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for high blood pressure (hypertension))
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Slow down when you stand up if you are taking 150mg daily. My doctor said this is the maximum dosage she can give me.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 27, 2012 (Started Oct 27, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for heart problems)
  • Side effects
    Severe (wheezing, tiredness, breathlessness, chest pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 21, 2012 (Started Aug 16, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for racing heart feeling)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 2, 2012 (Started Dec 25, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: heart beat too slow ,pulse pressure too high ,may have increased PD problems
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 31, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for racing heart feeling)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 9, 2010 (Started May 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Mild (cold hands and feet)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Creates cold extremities, lower body temperature and inaccurate heart rate/pulse measurements or target heart rates with exercise.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: cold hands and feet

Aug 17, 2009 (Started May 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (cold hands and feet)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be prepared to feel cold physically when taking this medication. Dress warmly even when in air conditioning.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: cold hands and feet

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 15, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Mild (ejaculation dysfunction)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: ejaculation dysfunction

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for heart palpitations)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: taking the larger dose at night. Being aware of possible lethargy after administration.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 22, 2008 (Started Jan 06, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: medical cause my blood pressure to drop below a healthy level.

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