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How effective is Metoprolol tartrate for A-fib (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?





Summary: 132 Metoprolol tartrate users have rated its effectiveness for A-fib.

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.6/5

This is a review of how effective Metoprolol tartrate (metoprolol tartrate) is for A-fib and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Metoprolol tartrate

Metoprolol tartrate has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Metoprolol tartrate 40,420 users)

A-fib

A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa. (latest reports from A-fib 86,606 patients)

On Dec, 26, 2014: 132 people are studied for taking Metoprolol tartrate in A-fib




Metoprolol tartrate effectiveness for A-fib


Long term Metoprolol tartrate effectiveness for A-fib

Metoprolol tartrate effectiveness for A-fib (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall318415614
Long term
(1+ years)
19213611

Gender of people who take Metoprolol tartrate for A-fib * :

FemaleMale
A-fib37.88%62.12%

Age of people who take Metoprolol tartrate for A-fib * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
A-fib0.00%0.00%0.00%0.76%3.79%7.58%16.67%71.21%

Who find Metoprolol tartrate more effective for A-fib?

Gender of people who find Metoprolol tartrate more effective * :

FemaleMale
A-fib35.71%64.29%

Age of people who find Metoprolol tartrate more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
A-fib0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.14%7.14%18.57%67.14%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Hydrochlorothiazide made me pour sweat
    Hydroclorothiazide made me absolutely pour sweat for two years. My doctors could not find out what was causing the problem. It took little exertion for me to start dripping sweat. My hair would be absolutely soaked...especially in the summer, but if I was cleaning house in the winter also. I finally did my own research and proposed to my doctor that HCTZ was the problem. He did not agree with me, but agreed to let me go off of it for a short time. The profuse sweating stopped almost immediately.
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  • Turmeric and atrial fabrillation
    I am a "health nut" who has always avoided any and all tobacco and alcohol, am on no medication, am on a reasonably purer diet (organic foods etc.,) and daily take and assortment of vitamins, minerals and a few herbs like garlic and saw palmetto. I had recently began taking therapeutic doses of Turmeric for its anti-inflammatory properties in both powered and capsule forms--(powdered form for approximately two to three weeks--one teaspoon twice daily; capsule form for approximately three or four days--one capsule twice daily.) On the day in question, I took one teaspoon of the powered form of turmeric with a late lunch and left off the capsule form. I jog/walk two or three miles intermittently and roughly twice a week. Into the second mile of a three mile jog/walk that night,I experienced an unusual weakness and fatigue, stopped after the second mile and pulse was over 200. I had sweated a lot and after resting a while, I walked the third mile back home and showered. I was unable to sleep. My heart was in atrial fibrillation which was diagnosed hours later at the local Medical Center ER. Heart rate was fluctuating in the 150-170 range and was brought down to 100-120 range with I.V. medication but stayed in that range. Exactly 11 hours after its beginning and with virtually no sleep for over 24 hours and after drinking only water but with very little food and no vitamin or Turmeric consumption, immediately after standing up for the third time in four or five hours to go to the bathroom, I suddenly converted back to a normal heart rate which is 60 to 70 beats a minute and was released from the medical center seven hours later. Plan to stop taking all forms of Turmeric.

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