Metoser 25mg Tablet XL

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Bal Pharma Ltd

Composition for Metoser 25mg Tablet XL

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28.73
₹2.87/Tablet XL
10 tablet xl in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Metoser Tablet XL

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Uses of Metoser Tablet XL

Metoser 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 Metoser Tablet XL

Common

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

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

How Metoser Tablet XL works

Metoser 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 Metoser Tablet XL

Expert advice for Metoser Tablet XL

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metoser 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 Metoser suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metoser if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metoser 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
Metoser 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
Metoser 25mg Tablet XL 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
Metoser 25mg Tablet XL may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metoser 25mg Tablet XL is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Metoser 25mg Tablet XL is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Metoser 25mg Tablet XL should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metoser 25mg Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Reclide 40 Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Mignar 25mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Metoser 25mg Tablet XL

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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