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I took my blood pressure medicine at 5:30 am then again at

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I took my blood pressure medicine at 5:30 am then again at 6:00 am this morning by accident. It is Metoprolo; succ er 25 mg. What's going to happen? I have to drive to work now.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Metoprolol succ er 25 mg and modafinil 200 mg
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Just the high blood pressure and sleep apnea.
Submitted: 24 days ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 24 days ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

Do you take any other blood pressure medicine?

Did you check blood pressure?

Do you feel any symptom?

Customer: replied 24 days ago.
Just to let you know I also took the modafinil 200 mg this morning.
Customer: replied 24 days ago.
what happens now?
Customer: replied 24 days ago.
Customer: replied 24 days ago.
I don't have any other blood pressure meds and I don't have anything to check my pressure. I don't have any symptoms.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 24 days ago.

Thank you for all the information,

Modafinil does not have any interaction with Metoprolol.

50 mg is not very high dose.

As it is ER, it will work slowly.

Body can adjust it.

Pulse may become slow.

If you feel any symptom, you need to go to ER.

It is safer to go to work by public transport instead of self driving.

I hope this information helps.

If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.

Please rate my answer excellent if you are satisfied with it.


Customer: replied 24 days ago.
thank you, ***** ***** have to drive, it's a short drive. I will let my co-workers know what I did in case I have symptoms later.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 24 days ago.

You are welcome.

Yes, you should inform your co-worker about the incident so that they can be alert.

Take more fluid.

If you are satisfied, please click on 5 star rating.

Best wishes.