Compare Betapace vs. Bisoprolol

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Coming soon.Lowers blood pressure. Zebeta (Bisoprolol) is usually given to people who have taken other blood pressure meds unsuccessfully or have recently had significant heart problems.
How it works
Coming soon.Zebeta (Bisoprolol) is a selective beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It lowers blood pressure by slowing down the heart and making it work less to pump.
Type of medication
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Beta blocker
Prescription only
Available as
  • Pill
  • Pill
Used for (click to learn more)
  • Atrial arrhythmia Ventricular arrhythmia
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Side effects

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Risk factors for serious side effects
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  • Diabetes
    • Coronary artery disease
    • Heart failure
    • Major surgery requiring anesthesia
    Detailed Zebeta (Bisoprolol) risks & warnings »
    Pregnancy category
    No specific alcohol-related info.No specific alcohol-related info.
    No specific food-related info.No specific food-related info.
    Kidneys and liver
    No specific kidneys and liver-related info.No specific kidneys and liver-related info.
    No specific sex-related info.No specific sex-related info.
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    No specific weight-related info.No specific weight-related info.
    Upsides and benefits
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    • Good for protecting the heart and lowering blood pressure if you've had a heart attack.
    • Available in a generic version.
    • Also comes in combination with other medications to lower blood pressure.
    Downsides and risks
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    • This isn't a first choice medication to lower blood pressure.
    • You can't stop taking it suddenly, or else you're more likely to have a heart attack or other problems with your heart.
    Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
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    • Zebeta (Bisoprolol) can make you feel dizzy the first few days you take it, so be careful driving and quickly standing up until you know how your body reacts to it.
    • Don't stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor.
    • If you have diabetes, Zebeta (Bisoprolol) can make it difficult to tell if your blood sugar is low.
    • Can cause headache, fatigue, and make you more likely to get colds or the flu.
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