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Important Information on Metoprolol Tartrate

Drug Interactions

Metoprolol tartrate can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Metoprolol Tartrate for more information).
 

What If I Overdose on Metoprolol Tartrate?

People who take too much metoprolol tartrate may have overdose symptoms that could include but are not limited to:
 
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Metoprolol Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Methods

Metoprolol tartrate should be stored at room temperature in a dry place and in an airtight, light-resistant container. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your metoprolol tartrate as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose.
 

Who Makes This Medication?

Brand-name metoprolol tartrate (Lopressor) is manufactured by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. Generic versions are made by various manufacturers (see Generic Lopressor for more information).
 
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Metoprolol Tartrate (Lopressor)

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