Also known as Dutoprol 100/12.5, Dutoprol 25/12.5, Dutoprol 50/12.5, Lopressor Hct 100/25, Lopressor Hct 50/25, Lopressor Hct 100/50, Arbralene, Betaloc, Betaloc-Sa, and Lopresor Sr
Metoprolol is a selective β1 receptor blocker used in treatment of several diseases of the cardiovascular system, especially hypertension. The active substance metoprolol is employed either as metoprolol succinate or metoprolol tartrate (where 100 mg metoprolol tartrate corresponds to 95 mg metoprolol succinate). The tartrate is an immediate-release and the succinate is an extended-release formulation.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $16.47 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed metoprolol to treat coronary atherosclerosis, heart attack, thoracic aortic aneurysm, and hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (hocm).