Metapro XL 25mg Tablet

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Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Metapro 25mg Tablet PR

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67.42
₹4.49/Tablet PR
15 Tablet pr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Metapro Tablet PR

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Uses of Metapro Tablet PR

Metapro XL 25mg Tablet 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 Metapro Tablet PR

Common

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

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How to use Metapro Tablet PR

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Metapro XL 25mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Metapro XL 25mg Tablet with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Metapro Tablet PR works

Metapro xl 25mg tablet 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 Metapro Tablet PR

Expert advice for Metapro Tablet PR

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metapro 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 Metapro suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metapro if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metapro XL 25mg Tablet
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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
Metapro XL 25mg 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.
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Lactation
Metapro XL 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Metapro XL 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metapro XL 25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Metapro XL 25mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Metapro XL 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metapro XL 25mg Tablet 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 Metapro 25mg Tablet PR

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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