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Switching from Metoprolol to Bystolic ???

I'm currenetly taking 25mg daily of Metoprolol ER. This works well to control my tachy....but, has bad side effects of anxiety, restlessness and agitation. I lookd up Bystolic..and it has none of these type side effects listed. I was going to ask my doctor to change to Bystolic. Has anyone here had any success in changing over to Bystolic from Metoprolol ?
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1701959 tn?1488555141
My doc LOVES Bystolic. Both are Selective Betablockers and they say Bystolic has little or no side effect. I would give it a try. I have not used either but have heard very good things about it.
996946 tn?1503252712
Please do not stop your Metoprolol abruptly....it can mess with your heart rate.  Your Dr. would probably be glad to discuss the switch with you. I never had any trouble with it but it did cause some fatigue, the Metoprolol I mean.
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