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Toprol®

Metoprolol succinate, see there.
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Lever found that when many of his patients switched backed to Toprol from the generic drugs, their symptoms diminished.
This patient had chronic renal failure, was taking prescription drugs (Zestril is an ACE inhibitor, Toprol is a beta-blocker, and Aldactone inhibits aldosterone), ate a large volume of food that contained potassium (bananas), and had diabetes.
Pharmaceuticals giant Astra- Zeneca will announce its calendar 2005 results tomorrow and will need to serve up something special to restore confidence after recently losing a big US court case regarding the patent on its blockbuster drug Toprol.
doxazosin mesylate (Cardura) guanfacine HCI (Tenex) hydralazine HCI (Apresoline) labetalol HCI (Normodyne, Trandate) metoprolol tartrate (Lopressor, Toprol XL) nadolol (Corgard) prazosin HCI (Minipress) terazosin HCI (Hytrin) valsartan (Diovan) Psychotherapeutic medications amitriptyline HCI (Elavil) Treats depression.
Clinical data and interviewed thought leaders also indicate that the regimen of aspirin (Bayer's Aspirin, generics) plus ticagrelor (AstraZeneca's Brilinta/Brilique) plus atorvastatin (Pfizer's Lipitor, generics) plus metoprolol (AstraZeneca's Toprol, Novartis's Lopressor, generics) plus ramipril (Pfizer's Altace, Sanofi's Triatec, AstraZeneca's Vesdil, generics) has advantages on the attribute of reduced incidence of mortality over the sales-leading regimen for post-myocardial infarction--aspirin plus clopidogrel (Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi's Plavix/Iscover, generics) plus atorvastatin plus metoprolol plus ramipril.
Common beta-blockers include metroprolol ( Lopressor, Toprol XL), atenolol (Tenormin), carvedilol (Coreg), nadolol (Corgard) and propranolol (Inderal).
AstraZeneca Plc said first-quarter earnings per share beat analysts' estimates after Novartis AG stopped shipping of generic copies of heart medicine Toprol XL.
Antiarrhythmic drugs (including Toprol or digoxin to control a rapid heart rate and amiodarone to regulate heart rhythm) are advised for people with persistent AF, or who have hypertension or heart disease.
Investors, however, remained concerned about a challenge to heart drug Toprol XL.
The court found that patents on Toprol XL - which were due to expire in September 2007 - were "unenforceable" in a case against rival drugmakers.
Drugs giant AstraZeneca slumped 58p to 2507p as a report showed its heart failure treatment Toprol is not as good as a planned rival from Glaxo and Roche.
Reddy's Laboratories (RDY) declared that it has introduced its generic version of AstraZeneca (AZN) s hypertension drug Toprol XL (metoprolol succinate extended release) tablets in the US market.