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The recommended starting dosage of carvedilol CR for the treatment of high blood pressure is 20 mg once daily. People being treated for congestive heart failure typically start with 10 mg once daily. The recommended dose following a heart attack is 20 mg once daily. Your healthcare provider may increase or decrease your dosage based on your response to the medication.
The dose of carvedilol CR (Coreg CR®) that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- How you respond to carvedilol CR
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.