What are Generics?
Generic drugs marketed without brand names contain the exact same active ingredients used in their brand-name counterparts, but cost significantly less. The drugs are required to meet U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) standards for safety, purity and effectiveness.
Lopressor (Metoprolol) is a safe & effective long-term treatment of hypertension. It is in a class of medications called beta blockers, working by slowing the heart rate and relaxing the blood vessels so the heart does not have to pump as hard.
Generic Lopressor also marketed as: Corvitol, Metoprolol, Minax, Seloken, Toprol.
*Lopressor® is manufactured by Novartis Pharmaceuticals.