Review: could Metoprolol Tartrate cause Coughing?


Coughing is found among people who take Metoprolol Tartrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 39,220 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol tartrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 786 have Coughing. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing and more.

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Metoprolol Tartrate

Metoprolol tartrate has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Metoprolol tartrate 40,569 users)


Coughing has been reported by people with nausea, alanine aminotransferase increased, blood glucose increased, constipation, drug ineffective (latest reports from 85,022 Coughing patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

39,220 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol Tartrate.
Among them, 786 people (2.0%) have Coughing

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metoprolol tartrate cause Coughing?

Time on Metoprolol Tartrate when people have Coughing *:

  • < 1 month: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.91 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.55 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 18.18 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 13.64 %
  • 10+ years: 4.55 %

Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Metoprolol Tartrate *:

  • female: 52.8 %
  • male: 47.2 %

Age of people who have Coughing when taking Metoprolol Tartrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.15 %
  • 20-29: 0.88 %
  • 30-39: 4.12 %
  • 40-49: 10.46 %
  • 50-59: 18.26 %
  • 60+: 66.13 %

Severity if Coughing when taking Metoprolol Tartrate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 64.29 %
  • severe: 35.71 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Coughing **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (111 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (59 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (43 people)
  • Pain (40 people)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (40 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (246 people)
  • Lisinopril (164 people)
  • Simvastatin (130 people)
  • Lipitor (104 people)
  • Furosemide (103 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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