Metopress 50mg Tablet

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Kenn Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Metopress 50mg Tablet

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
42.83
₹4.28/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Metopress Tablet

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Uses of Metopress Tablet

Metopress 50mg 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 Metopress Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Metopress 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Metopress 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Metopress 50mg Tablet with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Metopress Tablet works

Metopress 50mg 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 Metopress Tablet

Expert advice for Metopress Tablet

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metopress 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 Metopress suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metopress if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metopress 50mg 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
Metopress 50mg 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
CAUTION
Metopress 50mg Tablet should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Metopress 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metopress 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Metopress 50mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Gli 2mg Tablet, Vozuca 0.2mg Tablet, Mignar 25mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Metopress 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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