Metored 25mg Tablet XL

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Morepen Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Metored 25mg Tablet XL

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₹3.9/Tablet XL
10 tablet xl in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Metored Tablet XL

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Uses of Metored Tablet XL

Metored 25mg Tablet XL 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 Metored Tablet XL

Common

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

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How to use Metored Tablet XL

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

How Metored Tablet XL works

Metored 25mg tablet xl 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 Metored Tablet XL

Expert advice for Metored Tablet XL

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metored 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 Metored suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metored if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metored 25mg Tablet XL
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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
Metored 25mg Tablet XL 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
Metored 25mg Tablet XL should be used with caution during la
ctation. 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
Metored 25mg Tablet XL 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
Metored 25mg Tablet XL is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Metored 25mg Tablet XL 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 Metored 25mg Tablet XL

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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