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Protol 25mg Tablet XL

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Composition for Protol 25mg Tablet XL

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Primary uses of Protol 25mg Tablet XL

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Protol  25mg Tablet XL
Protol  25mg Tablet XL
Protol  25mg Tablet XL
Protol  25mg Tablet XL
Protol  25mg Tablet XL
MRP
39.69
₹3.97/Tablet XL
10 tablet xl in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Protol Tablet XL

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Uses of Protol Tablet XL

Protol 25mg Tablet XL is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), heart failure and high blood pressure.
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Protol Tablet XL side effects

Common

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

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How to use Protol 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. Protol 25mg Tablet XL may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Protol 25mg Tablet XL with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Protol Tablet XL works

Protol 25mg Tablet XL 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 Protol Tablet XL

Expert advice for Protol Tablet XL

  • Protol 25mg Tablet XL 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 Protol 25mg Tablet XL 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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Protol Tablet XL related warnings
Special precautions for Protol Tablet XL
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.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Protol 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.
Lactation
Protol 25mg Tablet XL is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Protol 25mg Tablet XL may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Protol 25mg Tablet XL is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Protol 25mg Tablet XL is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Protol 25mg Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Protol 25mg Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Protol Tablet XL

Frequently asked questions about Metoprolol Succinate

Q. What is the difference between Metoprolol Succinate And Metoprolol Tartrate?
Metoprolol succinate is an extended-release form of metoprolol. This means it is released into your body slowly and only needs to be taken once a day. Metoprolol tartrate, on the other hand, is available as an immediate-release tablet. It doesn’t stay in your body as long as metoprolol succinate does. Hence, multiple doses in a day may be required.
Protol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Protol belongs to the class of beta-blocker drug. It is not a diuretic, statin, MAOI, ACE inhibitor or calcium channel blocker
Protol 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.
Protol does not cause anxiety. Please consult your doctor if you experience anxiety with Protol as it may require further investigation and management.
Protol can cause diarrhea, although rarely. Please consult your doctor as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
Protol does not contain paracetamol (acetaminophen). Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol 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.
Protol is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
Protol is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol is not a diuretic. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol can rarely cause erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction with Protol as you may need a change in the dose of your medicine or an alternative medicine may be given.
Protol does not have diuretic in it. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
It is fine to take grapefruit juice with Protol. There are no known interactions between them. Please consult your doctor before taking Protol with grapefruit juice.
Protol is not a blood thinner. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol is not a statin. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol is not a vasodilator. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Protol can cause hair loss, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking Protol.
Protol can cause insomnia, although rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience insomnia or other sleep problems while taking Protol.
Ibuprofen may decrease the effects of Protol. Talk to your doctor if you have to take both the medicines together as the dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
Protol 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.
Protol is not a controlled substance. A controlled substance is a drug or chemical whose manufacture, possession, or use is regulated by a government. Protol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers and is can be purchased from a pharmacy when prescribed a doctor.
Protol can cause weight gain, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain with Protol as it this could be due to some underlying condition that needs attention.
Use of Protol 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Protol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Protol with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline, Prolet
Protol with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Protol with Miglitol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miglitol: Glock, Glybloc, Mignar, Misobit, Euglitol, Miglit
Protol with Chlorpropamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Protol with Thiopental Sodium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Thiopental Sodium: Thiosol, Pentothal, Anesthal, Thipen, Thiopental, Thioz, Pentone
Protol with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Protol with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben, Fenoxene
Protol with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Protol with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard, Doxacard
Protol with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip, Olyster, Terakare, Teralfa, Zytrin
Protol with Prazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend, Prazolin, Prazopress, Prazocip
Protol with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu, Flotral, Fual, Emzosin, Alfman
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