What is coreg?

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Coreg is one of the various trade names of Carvedilol as a generic drug in the U.S. fro the company GlaxoSmithKline. Carvedilol is a non-selective beta blocker/alpha-1 blocker indicated in the treatment of mild to moderate congestive heart failure (CHF). Carvedilol is a beta blocker and an alpha blocker:

* Norepinephrine stimulates the nerves that control the muscles of the heart by binding to the β1- and β2-adrenergic receptors. Carvedilol blocks the binding to those receptors, which both slows the heart rhythm and reduces the force of the heart's pumping. This lowers blood pressure and reduces heart failure. * Norepinephrine also binds to the α1-adrenergic receptors on blood vessels, causing them to constrict and raise blood pressure. Carvedilol blocks this binding to the α1-adrenergic receptors too, which also lowers blood pressure.

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Is coreg a statin drug?

No, coreg (carvedilol) is a betablocant drug. It has no effect on cholesterol. Statins are Lipitor (atorvastatin), Crestor (rosuvastatin), Pravachol (pravastatin), Zocor (simvastatin), etc.

What is a lethal dose of coreg?

The LD50 of Coreg (Carvedilol) is 8,000 mg per KG in body weight, e.g a 60 kg man would need 480 g of Coreg. Standart tablets vary from 3.125 mg to 25 mg. So our example would need over 19,000 tablets to die.

How long does 12.5 mg of Coreg stay in your blood stream?

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Can you take amlodipine enalopril and coreg together?

Amlodipine - Calcium channel blocker, Enalapril - ACE Inhibitor, Coreg - Beta blocker. Yes, you can, but monitor heart rate, and MD should be also monitoring kidney function.

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What is the price of coreg cr 24 hr cap 80mg?

As of 2013, the price of a Coreg CR 24 hr cap 80 mg is not stated per pill. It is stated that a one week supply of the medication without insurance would cost around $150.

Is coreg and Viagra safe?

According to ratings they are both good. Remember though that they are intended souly for erectile disfunction.

Is coreg a synthetic drug?

Most of the drugs are synthetic as on today. So unless and until mentioned specifically drugs are SYNTHETIC. So above drug should be synthetic.

Can you take coreg cr and Viagra?

There is no interaction between those 2 drugs. But you must be able to handle a complete sexual relation before taking viagra. You should always talk about that with your doctor. Your heart might not be able to handle it.

If an ultrasound of your 4 month old shows an enlarged ventricle what does that mean?

An enlarged ventricle is usually due to either cardiomyopathy (a weakening of the heart muscle) or valvular heart disease. Valve disease is usually treated by correcting the underlying valve problem (initially with medicines, often later with surgery). The most common cause of an enlarged ventricle is cardiomyopathy,a serious disease in which the heart muscle becomes inflamed and doesn't work as well as it should. Initial treatment is with medications, such as diuretics, digitalis, vasodilators (ACE inhibitors and/or ARB inhibitors), and beta blockers, such as carvedilol (Coreg) or metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL). In more severe cases special pacemakers or defibrillators are used. Only in the most difficult cases are heart transplants occasionally required. Hope this helped you out. Good luck!