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can multaq and metoprolol succinate 200 mg be used together

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can multaq and metoprolol succinate 200 mg be used together The metoprolol is for high bp and tachicardia and is a preexisting medication the multaq is for a-fib My other health conditions are hyperlipidemia for wich simcore is used and type two diabetes that is under control with lifestyle changes
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 5 years ago.
Hello,

Both can be used together.

Only sometimes there can be an additional fall of blood pressure or heart rate from increased concentration of metoprolol.

But in most cases they are not worrying.

I hope this information helps.

I will be happy to assist, if you need any clarification.

Please feel free for any follow up query.

Regards.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

The dr. said the dose of metoprolol and the use of this drug must be maintained due to cardiovascular risk Is this combination dangerous or is this a minor issue

 

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 5 years ago.
This is a minor issue.

Both the drugs are essential for you.

This is keep the atrial fib in control along with control of heart rate & blood pressure.

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