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(Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)

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These medications are comparable to Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide) or used for similar purposes.

Inderide
(Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)

Lopressor
(Metoprolol Tartrate)

Microzide
(Hydrochlorothiazide )

Tenoretic
(Atenolol / Chlorthalidone)

Ziac
(Bisoprolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)

Dutoprol
(Metoprolol Succinate / Hydrochlorothiazide)

Lowers blood pressure. Removes extra water from your body. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide) is a good combination blood pressure-lowering medicine to try if your blood pressure is very high.Lowers blood pressure and controls heart rate. Lopressor (Metoprolol Tartrate) is good for controlling chest pain and treating heart failure and heart attack. You have to take it with food, and you can't miss doses.Lowers blood pressure. Removes extra water from your body. Microzide (Hydrochlorothiazide (Hctz)) is a well-tolerated water pill that's often the first-choice treatment for mild high blood pressure.Coming soon.Coming soon.Lowers blood pressure. Dutoprol (Metoprolol Succinate / Hydrochlorothiazide) helps lower blood pressure by working in two different ways in your body. It's good for stubbornly high blood pressure.
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Reviews for Lopressor (Metoprolol Tartrate)
61%
39% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)
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54% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)
15%
15% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)
Reviews for Microzide (Hydrochlorothiazide (Hctz))
47%
53% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)
31%
69% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)
15%
15% vs. Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide)

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Side effects
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We haven’t found good data for Inderide side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Inderide »
  • Abnormally slow heartbeat 9%
  • Low blood pressure 4%
  • First-degree heart block 3%
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The Hydrochlorothiazide FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.

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We haven’t found good data for Tenoretic side effects.

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We haven’t found good data for Ziac side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Ziac »
  • Common cold 2%
  • Fatigue 2%
  • Back pain 1%
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How it works
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Inderide (Propranolol / Hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination medicine that lowers your blood pressure with a diuretic (hydrochlorothiazide) and a beta blocker (propranolol). Hydrochlorothiazide removes extra water from your body and propranolol lowers your heart rate.Lopressor (Metoprolol Tartrate) is a beta blocker. It lowers blood pressure by slowing heart rate, relaxing blood vessels, and lowering the body's fight-or-flight response.Microzide (Hydrochlorothiazide (Hctz)) is a thiazide diuretic (water pill). It works in the kidneys to make you urinate more, which removes extra water and certain electrolytes. This lowers blood pressure and swelling.Coming soon.Coming soon.Dutoprol (Metoprolol Succinate / Hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination medicine that helps control your blood pressure and reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water from your body. Metoprolol is a beta blocker that lowers your heart rate.
Type of medication
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Antihypertensive
Beta blocker
Diuretic
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Antihypertensive
Beta blocker
Prescription only
Antihypertensive
Diuretic
Prescription only
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Antihypertensive
Beta blocker
Diuretic
Prescription only
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  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension
Risk factors for serious side effects
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  • Sudden discontinuation of medicine
  • History of asthma
  • History of diabetes
  • Age 65 years or older
  • Using other medicine(s) that slows the heart
  • Current electrolyte imbalance
  • History of sulfa allergies
  • History of gout
  • Current kidney problems
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Pregnancy category
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CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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BFDA pregnancy category (Probably safe)

Research studies with animals haven’t found a risk to unborn babies, but it hasn’t been properly studied in humans.

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DFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with real people found harmful effects on unborn babies, but the benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

See the FDA package insert
Alcohol
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Food
No specific food-related info.
  • Metoprolol tartrate is the immediate release version of Toprol XL. You have to take Metoprolol tartrate with food for it to work best. (On the other hand, you can take Toprol XL any time.)
  • Take it with food.
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Kidneys and liver
  • May not work as well if you have severe kidney problems.
  • Get your blood pressure, potassium, and kidney function checked 1 week after starting the medicine, then routinely after.
No specific kidneys and liver-related info.
  • Doesn't work well in people with severe kidney problems.
  • Requires routine blood tests to check kidney function.
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  • Check your blood pressure and kidney function 1 week after starting the medicine, then routinely after that.
Sex
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Sleep
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Weight
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Upsides and benefits
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  • Combines the benefits of two blood pressure lowering medicines with a single pill.
  • For people with problems of fluid balance (like in congestive heart failure), it's helpful for taking off extra fluids.
  • Lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • A first-choice treatment to prevent chest pain (angina). Makes pain attacks less frequent and makes it easier to be active without having chest pain.
  • A first-choice treatment for heart failure. May prevent long-term heart damage.
  • A first-choice treatment for heart attack. Lowers the risk of death during and after a heart attack.
  • Works well to get rid of extra fluids in your body through urination.
  • A first-choice blood pressure treatment for many people. Works especially well for African Americans.
  • Good option if you have both high blood pressure and heart failure.
  • Raises calcium levels in the body, so it can be good for people with osteoporosis to slow down bone loss and even help with new bone formation.
  • Most people have very few side effects.
  • Lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
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  • Combines the benefits of two blood pressure-lowering medicines in a single pill.
  • Helpful in getting rid of extra fluids in your body.
  • Lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Downsides and risks
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  • Can make you urinate more often and feel out of breath during physical activities.
  • Can make you sensitive to sunlight.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • Forgetting to take the medicine or stopping it suddenly can cause serious heart problems.
  • May not work as well if you have severe kidney problems.
  • Shouldn't take it if you have a sulfa allergy.
  • Metoprolol tartrate is the immediate release version of Toprol XL. You have to take Metoprolol tartrate with food for it to work best. (On the other hand, you can take Toprol XL any time.)
  • Taking a beta blocker might make you feel more tired or out of breath during exercise or normal daily routines. This gets better for most people, but for some might not go away.
  • Not a first-choice treatment for high blood pressure according to the latest guidelines, except if you have heart failure or heart disease. As a second choice, your doctor might add it to medicines you're already taking if your blood pressure is still too high.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic.
  • You can't miss doses. Stopping Metoprolol tartrate suddenly can cause your blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • Makes you urinate more often.
  • Doesn't work well in people with severe kidney problems.
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  • Not the first choice to lower blood pressure.
  • Brand only, can be more expensive.
  • Can make you urinate more often and feel out of breath during physical activities, which may not go away.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar. Be careful if you're diabetic.
  • Forgetting to take the medicine or stopping it suddenly can cause a heart attack.
Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
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  • Makes you urinate more often, so don't take it at bedtime.
  • Can make you feel dizzy the first few days, but it should improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
  • Get your blood pressure, potassium, and kidney function checked 1 week after starting the medicine, then routinely after.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar, so be careful if you're diabetic.
  • Don't stop taking this medicine suddenly, since it can trigger heart problems.
  • Take it with food.
  • Can cause fatigue and headache.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar. Be careful if you're diabetic.
  • Don't stop taking this medicine suddenly.
  • This is the immediate release version. It also comes as an extended release form: Toprol XL (metoprolol succinate).
  • Can cause dizziness in the first few days.
  • Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting this medicine, and tell your doctor if it hasn't improved.
  • Starts working in about 2 hours.
  • Makes you urinate more often, so avoid taking it at bedtime.
  • Tell your doctor about any dizziness, fatigue, or muscle weakness that doesn't go away.
  • Requires routine blood tests to check kidney function.
  • Can cause dizziness in the first few days.
  • Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting this medicine, and tell your doctor if it hasn't improved.
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  • Makes you urinate more often, so don't take it too close to bedtime.
  • Can make you feel dizzy or short of breath the first few days, but this should improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
  • Check your blood pressure and kidney function 1 week after starting the medicine, then routinely after that.
  • Tell your doctor about any cold-like symptoms, dizziness, headache, fatigue, or muscle weakness that doesn't go away.
  • Don't stop taking this medicine suddenly since it can trigger heart problems.
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