Metoright 50mg Tablet ER

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Medicine Overview of Metoright Tablet ER

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Uses of Metoright Tablet ER

Metoright 50mg Tablet ER is used in the treatment of hypertension, chest pain (Angina), arrhythmias, heart failure, heart attack and migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Metoright Tablet ER

Common

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

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How to use Metoright Tablet ER

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

How Metoright Tablet ER works

Metoright 50mg tablet er is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing down the heart rate and makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body.

In Depth Information on Metoright Tablet ER

Expert advice for Metoright Tablet ER

  • Metoright helps reduce blood pressure and lower heart rate.
  • Do not miss doses. In case you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible up to 8 hrs before next dose. Don’t double the dose.
  • Stopping Metoright suddenly can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly, which increases the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You may feel dizzy during the initial few days. You may also have fatigue and headaches. Notify your doctor if these symptoms persist for long.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. If you take insulin or other anti-diabetic medications, you may have to check your blood sugar level more closely.
  • Know how to check pulse daily and blood pressure (BP) twice a week, and teach your family as well.
  • Notify your doctor if slow pulse, troubled breathing, wheezing, cold hands and feet, dizziness, light-headedness, confusion, depression.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metoright 50mg Tablet ER
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
Metoright 50mg Tablet ER 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
Metoright 50mg Tablet ER is probably safe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Metoright 50mg Tablet ER may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metoright 50mg Tablet ER is safe to use in patients with kid
ney disease. No dose adjustment of Metoright 50mg Tablet ER is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Metoright 50mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metoright 50mg Tablet ER 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, Voglistar 0.3mg Tablet MD, Gardenal 30mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Metoright 50mg Tablet ER

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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