Intramet 25mg Tablet XR

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Acme Pharmaceutical

Composition for Intramet 25mg Tablet XR

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₹3.51/Tablet XR
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Medicine Overview of Intramet Tablet XR

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Uses of Intramet Tablet XR

Intramet 25mg 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 Intramet Tablet XR

Common

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

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

How Intramet Tablet XR works

Intramet 25mg 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 Intramet Tablet XR

Expert advice for Intramet Tablet XR

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Intramet 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 Intramet suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Intramet if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Intramet 25mg 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
Intramet 25mg 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
Intramet 25mg Tablet XR 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
Intramet 25mg Tablet XR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Intramet 25mg Tablet XR is safe to use in patients with kidn
ey disease. No dose adjustment of Intramet 25mg Tablet XR is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Intramet 25mg Tablet XR should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Intramet 25mg Tablet XR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Lipaglyn 4mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Intramet 25mg Tablet XR

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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