Lopressor

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Lo·pres·sor

 (lō′prĕs′ər)
A trademark for the tartrate salt of the drug metoprolol.
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Noun1.Lopressor - 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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It joins Kapspargo Sprinkle (metoprolol succinate) extended-release capsules as the second product in the Sun Pharma portfolio designed for individuals in long-term care.
GENETIC-AF compared the effectiveness of bucindolol and metoprolol succinate for the maintenance of sinus rhythm in a genetically-defined HF population with AF.
He was hospitalized for two days before being released and given a prescription for metoprolol succinate, a beta blocker used to treat heart failure.
We designed a BB titration table according to the ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of STEMI.[9] All patients without contraindication received BB titration treatment (metoprolol or metoprolol succinate).
Metoprolol succinate 12.5 mg/d and lisinopril 2.5 mg/d were also initiated due to LV systolic dysfunction (and to be used indefinitely).
India-based Sun Pharmaceutical Industries has introduced its Kapspargo Sprinkle (metoprolol succinate) extended-release capsules in the United States, it was reported yesterday.
They were aggressively propensity score-matched on the basis of demographics, clinical characteristics, and duration of follow-up to 16,787 hypertensive individuals on either metoprolol succinate or metoprolol tartrate as part of combination therapy, and to another 16,787 patients who started on atenolol for the same reason.
If you have systolic heart failure, you likely take carvedilol, metoprolol succinate or bisoprolol, along with other medications.
A 31-year-old female, with a known diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, presented to the ED with intermittent chest pain despite being on metoprolol succinate 100 mg daily.
As a result, bisoprolol, carvedilol, and metoprolol succinate are now indicated for the treatment of all patients with chronic HF who do not have major contraindications.
(NASDAQ: ARLZ) (TSX: ARZ) will acquire the US rights to Toprol-XL (metoprolol succinate) and its authorised generic pursuant to an agreement between UK-based pharmaceutical developer AstraZeneca plc and Ireland-based legal activities company Aralez Pharmaceuticals Trading DAC, a subsidiary of Aralez, the company said.
Current medications included hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) 50 mg daily, lisinopril 20 mg daily, metoprolol succinate 100 mg daily, and tiotropium bromide 18 meg capsule inhaled once daily.