How effective is Toprol-xl for Hypertension (High blood pressure)?
Summary: 568 Toprol-xl users have rated its effectiveness for Hypertension.
Overall ratings: 3.4/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
This is a review of how effective Toprol-xl (metoprolol succinate) is for Hypertension and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Toprol-xl
Toprol-xl has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (view latest outcomes from 40,727 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Diovan, Norvasc. (latest reports from Hypertension 327,932 patients)
On Dec, 18, 2014: 568 people are studied for taking Toprol-xl in Hypertension
Toprol-xl effectiveness for Hypertension (number of people):
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- Avoid lisinopril or any ace inhibitor
This was the only drug I was taking other than low-dose aspirin 3x/week.
Within 2 days I began coughing, as though something was deep in my lungs; became long severe coughing fits than threw out my back, sore all over. Then began runny nose, exhaustion, occasional mild chest pain. Not connecting the dots, after a month of this I returned to my dr., who prescribed an antibiotic and inhaler, saying I had asthma! After a week starting feeling worse, sore throat and sore lungs from coughing, in bed from exhaustion.
After reading on-line about identical symptoms from LISINOPRIL, I immediately stopped it; now, 2 weeks later I am beginning to feel better -- cough much better. I am hoping I will be one of the lucky ones who does not have the cough continue. By the way, this drug reduced my bp from 140/100 to 110/80 BUT I'd rather have high bp than take this poison.
Now I learn than many deaths have resulted from use of Lisinopril. Had this drug caused my death, no one would know my story as I have no relatives to tell it; am assuming many unreported have died and of course are not able to go on-line and tell their story post-death!
All I can do is ask WHY is this drug allowed to be sold -- even stranger, in my case the drugstore is giving this poison away at no charge -- a first; but WHY?
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