2 patient evaluations for Metoprolol taken for the purpose of 'tachycardia (fast heart rate)'

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Nov 1, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for tachycardia (fast heart rate))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Metoprolol works great for both Bradycardia (which my mom has) and Fast Pulse Rate (which I have). The downside is it makes me feel tired. (I have to go back to sleep after taking it).
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fatigue, sleepiness, fatigue

  • 1 helpful mark

Jul 1, 2009 (Started Apr 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for tachycardia (fast heart rate))
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fainting)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: If you do not get the nightmares that have you sweating puddles in bed and if you can afford to have little or no energy like if your an inpatient, or if you dont get as tiered as i did. Then this drug id true to its purpose
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fatigue, fatigue

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