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Review: taking Toprol-xl and Cardizem Cd together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Toprol-xl and Cardizem Cd together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Toprol-xl and Cardizem Cd. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,888 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Toprol-xl has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 40,743 Toprol-xl users)

Cardizem Cd has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 3,511 Cardizem Cd users)

On Mar, 4, 2015: 2,887 people who take Toprol-xl, Cardizem Cd are studied

Toprol-xl, Cardizem Cd outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Toprol-xl (metoprolol succinate)
- Cardizem Cd (diltiazem hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Toprol-xl is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
100.00%
(3 of 3 people)
14.29%
(1 of 7 people)
38.46%
(5 of 13 people)
83.33%
(5 of 6 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a
Cardizem Cd is effective0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
22.22%
(2 of 9 people)
40.00%
(4 of 10 people)
44.44%
(4 of 9 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Toprol-xl is effective47.62%
(10 of 21 people)
38.89%
(7 of 18 people)
Cardizem Cd is effective40.00%
(8 of 20 people)
31.58%
(6 of 19 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Toprol-xl is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 8 people)
n/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
14.29%
(2 of 14 people)
35.00%
(14 of 40 people)
Cardizem Cd is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 8 people)
n/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
5.88%
(1 of 17 people)
30.77%
(12 of 39 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
HypotensionDyspnoeaAnaemiaNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisPneumoniaMyocardial InfarctionAnxietyAtrial Fibrillation
BradycardiaOedema PeripheralTachyarrhythmiaFatigueDehydrationCerebrovascular AccidentDermatitisDyspnoea
AnxietyDizzinessDrug IntoleranceInjuryMyocardial InfarctionBradycardiaCardiac DisorderPain
Atrial FibrillationAnxietyEye DisorderMyocardial InfarctionAtrial FibrillationAngina PectorisOsteoarthritisNausea
InjuryDepressionDiarrhoeaAnxietyCardiac DisorderObstructive Airways DisorderUpper Gastrointestinal HaemorrhageDizziness
PainArthralgiaFlatulencePalpitationsDepressionAsthmaVertigo PositionalAnxiety
Renal FailureLimb DiscomfortHeart Rate IncreasedGastric DisorderAnxietyAnxietyAdverse EventCardiac Failure Congestive
Cardiac ArrestContusionConstipationErectile DysfunctionNauseaGastritisOesophageal Varices HaemorrhageAsthenia
Drug IneffectiveErythemaBlood Pressure IncreasedGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseasePainAtrial FibrillationTremorChest Pain
DizzinessHypotension NosChest PainHelicobacter InfectionArthropathyTemporomandibular Joint SyndromeRhinorrhoeaFatigue

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
DyspnoeaAtrial Fibrillation
Atrial FibrillationPain
NauseaDyspnoea
PainAnxiety
DizzinessDizziness
Cardiac Failure CongestiveNausea
AnxietyAsthenia
AstheniaChest Pain
Chest PainHypotension
FatigueCardiac Failure Congestive

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal Failuren/an/aCompleted SuicideCardiogenic ShockNauseaPainAtrial Fibrillation
MalaiseNauseaCompleted SuicideDepressionChest PainDyspnoea
HyperkalaemiaSinus BradycardiaConfusional StateAnxietyNauseaNausea
Atrioventricular Block Second DegreeHypotensionDyspnoeaPalpitationsPain
Ventricular FibrillationIntentional OverdoseChest PainDyspnoeaDizziness
Urinary Tract InfectionAnuriaPainAtrial FibrillationCardiac Failure Congestive
Road Traffic AccidentPain In ExtremityFatigueDizzinessAsthenia
Cardiac ArrestAbdominal PainDizzinessAnxietyAnxiety
PalpitationsOverdoseHypotensionHeadacheInjury
HeadacheOedema PeripheralAstheniaMyocardial InfarctionFatigue

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Stress, anxiety & hypertension levels associated with inner ear disorders ?
    Please share your experiences with onset of hearing or ear related issues
    while under great stress and/or elevated blood pressure.
    Patient currently takes normal dose Calcium Channel Blocker med
    (for specific med please contact.)
    Symptoms are exacerbated by emotional distress and environmental factors.

    re: Relation Between Arterial Hypertension and Hearing Loss

    www.arquivosdeorl.org.br/conteudo/acervo_eng.asp?Id=590

    From International Archives of Otorhinolaryngology

    THANK YOU AND GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU.
  • I amwondering if i have myathesia gravis (1 answer)
    I am thinking that after a long bout of going nowhere with Drs. That I might have Myathesia Gravis. My Grandmother had it and I am thinking that my brother had it when he was born.He failed to thrive at first as he was unable to suck very well. He did make it though with a forced feeding of milk and bananas. He was sickly all his life though and recently died of cancer. I noticed that my eye is drooping on the left side. I have periods of extream fatigue, my left arm is tingly and I can't seem to feed myself without changing to my right hand. I have spinal stenosis and severe pain in my hip area but my right big toe seems to be tingly from time to time. I also have a swallow problem that causes me to choke or throw up the food or drink. Pills stay part way down a lot. My G.I. guy wants to strech my esophegus. I tend to eat soft foods and stay away from steak or anything chewy. I have congestive heart failure, sudden cardiac death, syncope all of which I greatfully managed to survive. I have fibromyalgia, and some nodules on my chest wall ( i forget what that is called) I have had 5 or 6 bouts with Costochrondritus which was way worse than actually having my heart stop. Costo hurts like a beech! I am frequently short of breath, exercize intolerant and have trouble holding my water.I have good dsys and bad days. Also my left hand and the base of my scalp goes all numb and tingly sometimes. There is also a terrible electric shock type feeling in my mid back area that makes me completely stop in my tracks and feel like I have been hit with a 350 lb pro football player. I have been hypokalimic after taking water pills (Ferosimide) i have taken prendisone for the Chosto and feel better immediatly, but I have mental reactions to too much Prendisone. I am very allergic to NSAID'S and pennicillian. Anyone got any ideas that the Drs have maybe not thought of... I would sure like to get better and go dance but the last time I danced I lasted 3 minutes before I had to fall into a chair.
  • Palpitations after taking meds
    took my meds last night with in 5 mins my heart rate shot up to 140 bpm an lasted for 15 mins before it came down
  • Can unexplained hypertension be cause by a partial thyroidectomy?
    Doc is trying to figure out why the BP suddenly spiked. I started an exercise regimen after a stress test. I had to be on Metoprolol just to pass the test. Results were no heart-related issues. Lost 6lbs. since starting exercise and don't know if this is Thyroidal or not. No discussion with the doc yet of whether this is related to the thyroidectomy of the past.
  • Can i take a cold medicing while taking metoprolol succinate er 25mg (2 answers)
    Just want to know if can I take a cold medicine while Metoprolol Succinate ER 25mg

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  • The kidney stones are the main problem, I drink more water than the average person that I know. The pain is just unbearable, I can't take much more

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  • Kevin Peters Ph.d on Mar, 4, 2013:

    Sammy, I'm a white 45 male; just wanted to agree on that Klonopin remark. When I was 21 I had my second kidney transplant which was a BAD issue all together, at any rate the hospital did not include my medications taken at home after my surgery. I went thru the worst hallucinations and jerking and seizures you could ever possibly imagine. This went on for almost 3 1/2 weeks before we decided to have me taken OUT of the hospital and relocated before they ended up taking my life. Then the whole staff of paychology including the chief of psychiatry cane in my room to see what they could do, Finallu. During one of my few moments of clarity the C.O.F after blaming me if talking "drugs" prior to my transplant listened to my word of telling him the meds I was on before being admitted. After asking when was the last time I had received my Klonopin and me not knowing, he then reviewed the charts, and didn't see me receiving this med once. He stormed out of the room of about 9 docs and came back in with two Klonopin; for the first time in almost 4 weeks and after three surgeries the first 72 hours I was hospitalized, I was sleeping like a baby, for about 49 hours with NO MORE hallucinations, or seizures or jerking! I finally got out of there without a kidney since that kidney was supposed to go to another man named the same as I in a different city! I do take Xanax and probably always will. The half life on Klonopin is much different hence one if its dangers, Nevwr Ever stop this drug cold! I've been on dialysis 25 1/2 years now and suffered from intense skin cancers, but have fought and done all I can do to live a normal as possible life, working full time except when I'm in yet another surgery, over 32 general anesthetic procedures since 1987. I was the youngest boy-man to ever be on the USA soccer team ready to play in the Korea 1988 Olympics. What a change in life.....
    All the Best,
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    Reply

    chris on Jun, 4, 2011:

    i have been taking clonzepam and trazedone and my speech is a very hoarse voice, I am wondering if if my speech problem is from these drugs's side effects.

    Reply

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On eHealthMe, Toprol-xl (metoprolol succinate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Cardizem Cd (diltiazem hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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