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Hydrochlorothiazide-Metoprolol ER

hydrochlorothiazide-metoprolol
Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention. Metoprolol is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). Hydrochlorothiazide and metoprolol is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Hydrochlorothiazide and metoprolol may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
hydrochlorothiazide-metoprolol
DRUG TYPE
beta blockers with thiazides

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use hydrochlorothiazide and metoprolol if you have a serious heart condition such as "sick sinus syndrome" or "AV block" (unless you have a pacemaker), slow heartbeats that have caused you to faint, or if your heart cannot pump blood properly.

You should not use this medicine if you are unable to urinate.

Do not stop using this medicine suddenly, even if you feel fine. Stopping suddenly may cause serious or life-threatening heart problems. Follow your doctor's instructions about tapering your dose.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Dutoprol tablet, extended release 12.5 mg-25 mg12.5 mg-50 mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Hydrochlorothiazide-Metoprolol ER tablet, extended release 12.5 mg-25 mg

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