Generic Metoprolol dosage, interactions, uses
Generic Lopressor is one of the antihypertensive agents with an active drug composition of Metoprolol. Metoprolol is often used with or without other drugs to treat or manage high blood pressure, or hypertension. Managing high blood pressure is essential to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and kidney issues. This drug is also used to treat angina (chest pain) and to improve a survival rate after a heart attack.
The active drug Metoprolol in Generic Lopressor belongs to a family of drugs called beta-blockers. This drug is also used to treat and prevent further heart issues after myocardial infarction (MI) and to prevent bouts of headaches in those with a history of migraines. Its effects lower the heart rate, blood pressure, and stress on the heart.