Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR

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Composition for Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR

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Medicine Overview of Cardibeta Tablet XR

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Uses of Cardibeta Tablet XR

Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR 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 Cardibeta Tablet XR

Common

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

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How to use Cardibeta Tablet XR

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 Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR at a fixed time.
Avoid Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Cardibeta Tablet XR works

Cardibeta 12.5mg tablet xr 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 Cardibeta Tablet XR

Expert advice for Cardibeta Tablet XR

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Cardibeta 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 Cardibeta suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Cardibeta if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR
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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
Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR 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
Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR is probably safe to use during la
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR is safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. No dose adjustment of Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR should be used with caution in pa
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR 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, Voglitab 0.3mg Tablet, Gli 2mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cardibeta 12.5mg Tablet XR

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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