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Review: could Metoprolol succinate cause Depression?

Summary: Depression 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 17,385 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol succinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 445 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression 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 18,057 Metoprolol succinate users)

Depression

Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, acne. (latest reports from 277,322 Depression patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 17,385 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol succinate. Among them, 445 people (2.56%) have Depression.

Trend of Depression in Metoprolol succinate reports

Time on Metoprolol succinate when people have Depression * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Depression32.65%26.53%10.20%16.33%6.12%2.04%6.12%

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

FemaleMale
Depression62.21%37.79%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Depression0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.26%20.53%28.42%45.79%

Severity of Depression when taking Metoprolol succinate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Depression0.00%70.00%30.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Depression ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Depression0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (79 people, 17.75%)
  2. Depression (53 people, 11.91%)
  3. Pain (37 people, 8.31%)
  4. Bipolar disorder (25 people, 5.62%)
  5. Prophylaxis (22 people, 4.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (96 people, 21.57%)
  2. Lipitor (83 people, 18.65%)
  3. Lisinopril (70 people, 15.73%)
  4. Furosemide (69 people, 15.51%)
  5. Zometa (62 people, 13.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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