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 (mə-tō′prə-lôl′, -lōl′)
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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The primary objective of this phase 1 study is to evaluate the pharmacokinetic profile and bioavailability of a single dose of the Tesomet fixed-dose combination tablet (containing both tesofensine and metoprolol) compared to the co-administration of separate tesofensine and metoprolol tablets.
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Starting this month, Manila's seniors may obtain free drugs, such as Losartan, Metoprolol and Amlodipine for hypertension.
For example, I saw a new patient last week who has hypertension and is obese; she has been taking the beta-blocker metoprolol for the past 8 years.
metoprolol and carvedilol) and aldosterone blockers (e.
Therefore due to the similar pharmacodynamics of metoprolol (Being a cardio-selective beta1 adrenoceptor antagonist like esmolol), the researchers hypothesized that a bolus dose of metoprolol administered before pneumoperitoneum would be able to attenuate the adverse haemodynamic response to laparoscopic surgery.
In the Carvedilol or Metoprolol European Trial (COMET), survival appears to be better for patients who took carvedilol (25 milligrams twice daily) than with immediate release metoprolol tartrate (50 milligrams twice daily).
Objective: To explore the therapeutic effect and safety of target-dose metoprolol in treating chronic heart failure (CHF) patients complicated with diabetes mellitus (DM).
Metoprolol tartrate, given after the third operation, caused cardiac arrest.
3% of the patients were on BB that have been shown to improve mortality in the large randomised clinical trials (bisoprolol, carvedilol, nebivolol, metoprolol CR/XL (controlled release/extended release).
This is the case with metoprolol in the example below.