Metvio 25mg Tablet CR

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Salud Care India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Metvio 25mg Tablet CR

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Medicine Overview of Metvio Tablet CR

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Uses of Metvio Tablet CR

Metvio 25mg Tablet CR 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 Metvio Tablet CR

Common

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

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How to use Metvio Tablet CR

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

How Metvio Tablet CR works

Metvio 25mg tablet cr 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 Metvio Tablet CR

Expert advice for Metvio Tablet CR

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Metvio 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 Metvio suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Metvio if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Metvio 25mg Tablet CR
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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
Metvio 25mg Tablet CR 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
Metvio 25mg Tablet CR is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Metvio 25mg Tablet CR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Metvio 25mg Tablet CR is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Metvio 25mg Tablet CR is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Metvio 25mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Metvio 25mg Tablet CR 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, Voglitab 0.3mg Tablet, Gli 2mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Metvio 25mg Tablet CR

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

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