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Toprol®

Metoprolol succinate, see there.
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Drugs giant AstraZeneca tumbled 3.5 per cent on fears that rivals will soon launch a copycat of its Toprol XL heart treatment.
Sitting at the table was not an option." Her healing process will be long and slow, and facilitated by several medications--Zocor for cholesterol, Toprol for blood pressure, aspirin, folio acid for circulation, insulin, water pills to reduce swelling in her leg, and thyroid medication.
In February of this year, AstraZeneca filed suit against Andrx for patent infringement for the 50 mg dose form of TOPROL. Additionally, AstraZeneca filed suit in May of 2003 against KV Pharmaceuticals for patent infringement for the 200 mg dose form and again in August of 2003 for patent infringement for the 100 mg dose form.
The ACE inhibitor ramipril (Hoechst's Altace) or the beta-blocker metoprolol (Astra's Toprol) significantly reduced the risk of kidney failure compared to the CCB amlodipine (Pfizer's Norvasc) in a group of patients who had at last one gram of protein in a 24-hour sample of urine upon entrance to the African American Study of Kidney Disease and Hypertension (AASK), an ongoing study that has enrolled 1100 patients at 21 US centers.
Two other beta-blockers--metotrolol (Toprol XL) and bisoprolol (Zebeta and Ziac)--have been studied and proven effective but have not been approved specifically for heart failure, according to Abraham.
If you used a generic version of AstraZeneca's Toprol XL in recent years and you found the medications didn't treat your symptoms as effectively as the name brand, you're not alone.
Global generics revenue climbed 42% in the quarter to $571 million, with a boost from new international markets, the launch of new dosage strengths of Watson's generic version of AstraZeneca Plc's (London GBR) Toprol ER and higher sales of oral contraceptives.
The plaintiffs allege among other things that AstraZeneca engaged in monopoly practices that forced them to pay higher prices for Toprol. They say the company withheld information from federal patent officials in order to fraudulently obtain Toprol-related patents, then restricted generic competition by filing sham patent-infringement lawsuits against rival manufacturers.
She was, however, on 13 outpatient medications: Lantus, Singulair, aspirin, Niferex, Toprol, Lasix, Zestril, Lipitor, propoxyphene, Aldactone, Plavix, Prilosec, and Cardizem, as well as home oxygen.
I take daily doses of baby aspirin, Lipitor, and Toprol. Any help you could offer will be so appreciated.
Kasper said he generally uses carvedilol in new patients and either carvedilol or metoprolol succinate (Toprol XL) in established patients.