metoprolol

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me·to·pro·lol

 (mə-tō′prə-lôl′, -lōl′)
n.
A beta-blocker drug, C15H25NO3, used in its tartrate and succinate forms to treat hypertension and angina pectoris.

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Noun1.metoprolol - beta blocker (trade name Lopressor) used in treating hypertension and angina and arrhythmia and acute myocardial infarction; has adverse side effects (depression and exacerbation of congestive heart failure etc.)
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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Upon approval, the manufacturer will be able to charge the US consumer as much as the pharmaceutical industry does with Lipitor, Crestor, Toprol or Avodart.
The other prescription drugs at the onset of treatment are beta blockers, whether propranolol (Inderal), atenolol (Tenormin), nadolol (Corgard), or metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL).
The Chikalthana facility makes generic versions of AstraZeneca's hypertension drug Toprol, and the plant generated $ 230 million in US revenue in the fiscal ending March.
Reddy's Laboratories (RDY) declared that it has introduced its generic version of AstraZeneca (AZN) s hypertension drug Toprol XL (metoprolol succinate extended release) tablets in the US market.
Par Pharmaceutical, the company's generic drug division, is the authorized generic for all strengths of AstraZeneca's Toprol XL[R].
Metoprolol succinate is the generic name for the brand Toprol XL, marketed in the US by Astra Zeneca.
She was referred to her physician for further testing and soon placed on Lipitor to lower her cholesterol and Toprol to control her blood pressure
On page 52: "The following causes contributed to this patient's hyperkalemia: chronic renal failure, prescription drugs (Zestril, Toprol, and Aldactone), increased potassium in food, and diabetes.
Sales of Toprol in the US plunged by EUR141m (pounds 85.
Industry analysts had already been anticipating a strong quarter from AstraZeneca, thanks in part to lack of generic competition so far to Toprol XL.
5 per cent on fears that rivals will soon launch a copycat of its Toprol XL heart treatment.
Her healing process will be long and slow, and facilitated by several medications--Zocor for cholesterol, Toprol for blood pressure, aspirin, folio acid for circulation, insulin, water pills to reduce swelling in her leg, and thyroid medication.