Prescription onlyLower-cost generic availableClass: Cardiovascular

Zebeta 

(bisoprolol)

Prescription onlyLower-cost generic availableClass: Cardiovascular
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Lowers blood pressure.

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Zebeta (Bisoprolol) is usually given to people who have taken other blood pressure meds unsuccessfully or have recently had significant heart problems.

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Upsides

  • 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.
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Downsides

  • 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.
How it works

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.

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Side effect rates for Zebeta (bisoprolol)

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Risks and Warnings for Zebeta (bisoprolol)

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    • Higher risk if:
    • Diabetes

    Patients on Zebeta (Bisoprolol) who are also diabetic may not recognize symptoms of low blood sugar, except for sweating and dizziness. Talk to your doctor about when to monitor your blood sugar if you are started on Zebeta (Bisoprolol).

Common concerns from people taking Zebeta (bisoprolol)

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  • It controls my Afib which was discovered during a 2nd hernia operation. I have personally never had any symptoms of having Afib. My wife says that since being on Bisolprolol I have become very depressed, negative and snappy.