Arelol 50mg Tablet SR

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Aretaeus Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Arelol 50mg Tablet SR

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Medicine Overview of Arelol Tablet SR

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Uses of Arelol Tablet SR

Arelol 50mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), arrhythmias, heart attack, hypertension, heart failure and migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Arelol Tablet SR

Common

Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dizziness.

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How to use Arelol Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Arelol 50mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.
Avoid Arelol 50mg Tablet SR with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Arelol Tablet SR works

Arelol 50mg tablet sr is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing heart rate and relaxing blood vessels to improve blood flow to the organ.

In Depth Information on Arelol Tablet SR

Expert advice for Arelol Tablet SR

  • May cause transient lethargy and depression. Notify your doctor if these symptoms persist for long.
  • May increase wheezing and shortness of breath if you have a lung disease.
  • May lower heart rate and cause dizziness and fainting.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar. Be careful if you're diabetic.
  • Should not be discontinued abruptly as it may increase the chances of a heart attack or other heart problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Arelol 50mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Metoprolol with alcohol may have additive effects in
lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Arelol 50mg Tablet SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Arelol 50mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Arelol 50mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Arelol 50mg Tablet SR is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Arelol 50mg Tablet SR is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Arelol 50mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Arelol 50mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Voglistar 0.3mg Tablet MD, K Glim 1mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Arelol 50mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

Arelol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Arelol belongs to the class of beta-blocker drug. It is not a diuretic, statin, MAOI, ACE inhibitor or calcium channel blocker
Arelol can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Arelol does not cause anxiety. Please consult your doctor if you experience anxiety with Arelol as it may require further investigation and management.
Arelol can cause diarrhea, although rarely. Please consult your doctor as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
Arelol does not contain paracetamol (acetaminophen). Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol can be taken with alprazolam. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Arelol is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
Arelol is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol is not a diuretic. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol can rarely cause erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction with Arelol as you may need a change in the dose of your medicine or an alternative medicine may be given.
Arelol does not have diuretic in it. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
It is fine to take grapefruit juice with Arelol. There are no known interactions between them. Please consult your doctor before taking Arelol with grapefruit juice.
Arelol is not a blood thinner. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol is not a statin. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol is not a vasodilator. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Arelol can cause hair loss, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking Arelol.
Arelol can cause insomnia, although rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience insomnia or other sleep problems while taking Arelol.
Ibuprofen may decrease the effects of Arelol. Talk to your doctor if you have to take both the medicines together as the dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
Arelol can be taken with birth control pills. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Arelol is not a controlled substance. A controlled substance is a drug or chemical whose manufacture, possession, or use is regulated by a government. Arelol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers and is can be purchased from a pharmacy when prescribed a doctor.
Arelol can cause weight gain, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain with Arelol as it this could be due to some underlying condition that needs attention.
Use of Arelol is seen to be associated with constipation. Other common side effects associated with its use are nausea, headache, fatigue, dizziness, palpitations, abdominal pain, diarrhea, breathlessness and slow heart rate.
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