This one strength is continuing to be managed very closely.

There was one allocation several weeks ago of small levels and since then we have not had allocations due to supply.

Metoprolol CR 47.5 mg is readily available and can be halved for patients requiring 23.75 mg. Yes a small inconvenience but product remains available.

The prescribing of half tablets is not general practise and should be handled with absolute care.

In fact Click here to refer to an article from August 2014.

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