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Dr Chip (M.D.)
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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I cant get my refill of metoprolol until monmday. I have

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Hello. I cant get my refill of metoprolol until monmday. I have propanolol. Can i substitute?
JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?
Customer: well... not sure. I have my blood pressure under control so i'm not sure what to expect
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Any other symptoms?
Customer: 1 yr. I have a anxiety disorder that I take something for but I feel thats under control as well and acid reflux
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have gout. And gurd. I drink alcohol regularily
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 3 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

What's your metoprolol dosage and what are the millgrams of the propranolol pills?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
meto is 50 mg im not sure about propan. its at home and im at work
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 3 months ago.

OK

The rough equivalent would be 10 mg of propranolol

If by chance your propranolol is 20 mg that still should cover you for now

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
thankyou
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 3 months ago.

My pleasure

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