Bystolic pills come in three different strengths: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, and 10 mg. The medication is typically taken by mouth once a day. The specific dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on factors such as the severity of your high blood pressure and how you respond to the medication. The pills can be taken at any time of day, as long as they are taken at the same time each day.
(To learn more about this medicine, click Bystolic. This article offers information on how Bystolic works, what side effects may occur, and what you should be aware of before starting treatment.)
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed November 5, 2008.
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