Betabest 25mg Tablet XL

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Composition for Betabest 25mg Tablet XL

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Medicine Overview of Betabest Tablet XL

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Uses of Betabest Tablet XL

Betabest 25mg Tablet XL 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 Betabest Tablet XL

Common

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

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How to use Betabest Tablet XL

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 Betabest 25mg Tablet XL at a fixed time.
Avoid Betabest 25mg Tablet XL with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Betabest Tablet XL works

Betabest 25mg tablet xl 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 Betabest Tablet XL

Expert advice for Betabest Tablet XL

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Betabest to start working.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. If you take insulin or other anti-diabetic medications, you may need to monitor your blood sugar level more closely.
  • Stopping Betabest suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Betabest if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Betabest 25mg Tablet XL
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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
Betabest 25mg Tablet XL 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
Betabest 25mg Tablet XL is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Betabest 25mg Tablet XL may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Betabest 25mg Tablet XL is safe to use in patients with kidn
ey disease. No dose adjustment of Betabest 25mg Tablet XL is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Betabest 25mg Tablet XL should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Betabest 25mg Tablet XL 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 Betabest 25mg Tablet XL

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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