Bisoprolol is used with or without other medications to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes heart attacks and kidney problems.
This medication belongs to a class of drugs known as beta blockers. It works by blocking the action of certain natural chemicals in your body such as epinephrine on the heart and blood vessels. This effect lowers the heart rate blood pressure and strain on the heart.
Tiredness slow heartbeat diarrhea and dizziness may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
To lower your risk of dizziness and lightheadedness get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
This drug may reduce blood flow to your hands and feet causing them to feel cold. Smoking may worsen this effect. Dress warmly and avoid tobacco use.
Remember that your doctor