Weight gain from hypertension medication.

Q: I am on Sular,Metatoprol XL(both generic) and Diovan, I am having trouble losing weight after a 80 lb drop, my fitness is much improved and working out and jogging several times a week, Can any of these meds hinder weight loss?

A: Weight gain has been reported as a side effect of metaprolol (generic). The brand names of this drug are Toprol XL and Lopressor. You have lost an impressive amount of weight. Congratulations.

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