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I'm taking 18.75 mg metropolol tartrate in the morning for

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I'm taking 18.75 mg metropolol tartrate in the morning for racing heart and 2.5 mg lexapro for very bad panic/anxiety disorder. Have stomach problems, gas and bloating. Are these meds ok to take together? I'm a 56 year old female.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Metropolol tartrate and lexapro. No allergies just very sensitive to meds
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No..
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

there is a minor interaction between metoprolol and lexapro.

However, it is insignificant.

you can take them together

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

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