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Lopressor is commonly used to treat angina symptoms and high blood pressure, as well as to improve survival following a heart attack. The medicine can help reduce heart rate, blood pressure levels, and the workload of the heart. Side effects may include shortness of breath, dizziness, and diarrhea. Conditions you should let your healthcare provider know about before taking this drug are depression, emphysema, and heart disease.
- Controlling high blood pressure (hypertension)
- Relieving angina symptoms
- Improving survival following a heart attack.