| Metoprolol, Lopressor, Toprol XL, Toprol, Seleken, Selokeen
Metoprolol is a selective beta1 receptor blocker used in treatment of cardiovascular disease.
beta-blocker, beta-1 adrenergic antagonist
acute myocardial infarction, angina, hypertension, myocardial infarction prophylaxis, tremor,
agranulocytosis, alopecia, AV block, bronchospasm, depression, diarrhea, dizziness, dyspnea, elevated hepatic enzymes, exfoliative dermatitis, fatigue, heart failure, hyperglycemia, hypertriglyceridemia, hypoglycemia, hypotension, impotence, musculoskeletal pain, nausea/vomiting, pruritus, sinus bradycardia, skin hyperpigmentation, xerosis,
Calcium may form unabsorbable complex with atenolol. Take at a different time of day.
Coleus forskohlii relaxes blood vessels. Combining Coleus with beta-blockers may have unpredicatable effects on blood pressure.
Beta-blockers reduce HDL. Chromium can offset the adverse effect.
Beta-blockers (especially propanolol) inhibit the actions of enzymes that contain CoQ10.
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