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Review: could Metoprolol succinate cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?

Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Metoprolol succinate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 17,371 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol succinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 662 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.

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Metoprolol succinate

Metoprolol succinate has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 18,046 Metoprolol succinate users)

Anxiety

Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain. (latest reports from 212,462 Anxiety patients)

On Jan, 12, 2015: 17,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol succinate. Among them, 662 people (3.81%) have Anxiety.

Trend of Anxiety in Metoprolol succinate reports

Time on Metoprolol succinate when people have Anxiety * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anxiety42.86%31.43%2.86%4.29%5.71%7.14%5.71%

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Metoprolol succinate * :

FemaleMale
Anxiety57.39%42.61%

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Metoprolol succinate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anxiety0.00%0.00%0.00%1.24%5.26%14.06%22.57%56.88%

Severity of Anxiety when taking Metoprolol succinate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Anxiety0.00%61.54%38.46%0.00%

How people recovered from Anxiety ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Anxiety0.00%30.00%70.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (97 people, 14.65%)
  2. Pain (48 people, 7.25%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (36 people, 5.44%)
  4. Prophylaxis (36 people, 5.44%)
  5. Depression (35 people, 5.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (181 people, 27.34%)
  2. Trasylol (165 people, 24.92%)
  3. Heparin (161 people, 24.32%)
  4. Lisinopril (158 people, 23.87%)
  5. Nitroglycerin (144 people, 21.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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