Metoprolol is structurally similar to bisoprolol, acebutolol and atenolol in that it has two substituents in the para position of the benzene ring.
Eliglustat is a CYP2D6 inhibitor, and metoprolol is a CYP2D6 substrate.
People should always consult their doctor before stopping or starting any new medications or supplements. Metoprolol is in a class of medications called beta blockers.
Even if the drug causes side effects, the person will need to come off the drug gradually or transfer to a new drug. It may be necessary to use a lower strength formulation in elderly patients and patients with hepatic or renal impairment and an alternative product should be prescribed. Structured data representing warnings from the black box section of drug labels. Other drugs that may interact with metoprolol include.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
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Records are often incomplete for important risk factors such as underlying cardiac disease, smoking or use of alcohol or illicit drugs.
In such patients, dialysis must be stopped immediately, and aggressive therapy for anaphylactoid reactions must be initiated.
This action may be additive with other agents that can cause hypotension such as antihypertensive agents or other peripheral vasodilators. While being treated with metoprolol it is important to routinely monitor blood pressure to ensure the medication is optimally controlling your blood pressure.
Extended release may be used at the same total daily dose given once a day. Problems with breathing such as chest tightness, or wheezing or swelling of the ankles or feet.
Local anesthetics may cause additive hypotension in combination with antihypertensive agents. Your doctor will check your progress to make sure the medicine is working and will decide how long your treatment should continue.