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Betalol 2.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Betalol 2.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Betalol 2.5mg Tablet

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MRP
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₹4.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Betalol Tablet

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Uses of Betalol Tablet

Betalol 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
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Betalol Tablet side effects

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

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How to use Betalol Tablet

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. Betalol 2.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Betalol Tablet works

Betalol 2.5mg Tablet is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing down the heart rate and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body.

In Depth Information on Betalol Tablet

Expert advice for Betalol Tablet

  • Betalol helps reduce blood pressure and lower heart rate.
  • Do not miss doses. In case you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible up to 8 hrs before next dose. Don’t double the dose.
  • Stopping Betalol suddenly can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly, which increases the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You may feel dizzy during the initial few days. You may also have fatigue and headaches. Notify your doctor if these symptoms persist for long.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. If you take insulin or other anti-diabetic medications, you may have to check your blood sugar level more closely.
  • Know how to check pulse daily and blood pressure (BP) twice a week, and teach your family as well.
  • Notify your doctor if slow pulse, troubled breathing, wheezing, cold hands and feet, dizziness, light-headedness, confusion, depression.
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Betalol Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Betalol Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Nebivolol 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.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Betalol 2.5mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Betalol 2.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Betalol 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Betalol 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Betalol 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Betalol 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Betalol 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Betalol 2.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Betalol Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Nebivolol

Betalol is a beta-blocker and it is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and chronic heart failure in patients aged 70 years or older.
Betalol works by blocking the action of certain chemical messengers on the blood vessels and heart which relaxes the blood vessels and slows the heart rate. This leads to a decreased blood pressure and an improved blood flow. The reduced blood pressure makes it easier for a weak heart to pump blood at a slower rate, making it useful in heart failure also.
Betalol is a cardioselective beta blocker, which acts on the beta receptors present in the heart only.
Q. Is Betalol better than bisoprolol?
Betalol and bisoprolol belong to the same class of medicines beta blockers with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response. Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use. Both bisoprolol and Betalol belong to the same category of medications called beta-blockers. Only a doctor would be correctly able to prescribe bisoprolol or Betalol to you based on the symptoms.
Betalol is not a diuretic. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Betalol is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Betalol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Betalol with ibuprofen?
The effects of Betalol can be decreased by ibuprofen. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Betalol is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Betalol is not a nitrate. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Betalol has not been reported to cause weight gain. Talk to your doctor if you experience weight gain while taking Betalol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Erectile dysfunction (inability to achieve an erection) also known as impotence is an uncommon side effect of Betalol. Please consult your doctor if you have erectile dysfunction while taking Betalol.
Betalol has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking Betalol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Betalol crosses the blood brain barrier due to its lipophilic nature. So, it is effective in the treatment of migraine and essential tremors. This could also cause higher chances of central nervous system effects such as lethargy, confusion, and depression.
Betalol has not been reported to cause an increase in testosterone levels. Talk to your doctor for further information on the same as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Betalol does not contain nitrates. It belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers.
Betalol has not been reported to cause tinnitus. Talk to your doctor if you experience tinnitus while taking Betalol as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Betalol is not used for the treatment of anxiety. Betalol belongs to a group of medicines known as beta-blockers. Propanolol is a beta blocker which is used in the treatment of anxiety. Consult a doctor if you have anxiety for the right treatment.
Betalol may cause fatigue (tiredness) and dizziness and you need to be very cautious if you have to drive or use any machines or tools. Talk to your doctor if you have these problems while taking Betalol.

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Taking Betalol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Betalol with Saroglitazar
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saroglitazar: Lipaglyn, Bilypsa
Betalol with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Betalol with Chlorpropamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Betalol with Miglitol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miglitol: Glock, Glybloc, Mignar, Misobit, Euglitol, Miglit
Betalol with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Betalol with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu, Flotral, Fual, Emzosin, Alfman
Betalol with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard, Doxacard
Betalol with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Betalol with Prazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend, Prazolin, Prazopress, Prazocip
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