Metspot 25mg Tablet

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Metspot 25mg Tablet

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₹4.38/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Metspot Tablet

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Uses of Metspot Tablet

Metspot 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 Metspot Tablet

Common

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

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

How Metspot Tablet works

Metspot 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 Metspot Tablet

Expert advice for Metspot Tablet

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metspot 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 Metspot suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metspot if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metspot 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
Metspot 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
Metspot 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Metspot 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metspot 25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Metspot 25mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Metspot 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metspot 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Lipaglyn 4mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Metspot 25mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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