Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL

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Overview

Uses of Supermet Tablet XL
Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), heart failure and high blood pressure.
Supermet Tablet XL side effects
Common
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Slow heart rate
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cold extremities
How to use Supermet 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. Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.
How Supermet Tablet XL works
Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL is a long-acting 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.
Supermet Tablet XL related warnings
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
Supermet 12.5 mg 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
Supermet 12.5 mg 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
Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL lowers your blood pressure and makes it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body.
  • Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes and heart attacks.
  • It may also be used to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks (chest pain caused by heart disease).
  • It may cause dizziness. If this happens to you, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • It can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly.
  • Do not stop taking Supermet 12.5 mg Tablet XL suddenly as it can cause your blood pressure to rise suddenly thereby increasing the risk of heart attack and stroke.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Supermet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Glunase
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Vogmax, Elbose, Nuvog
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diadose
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glywin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Miglicon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Prazovin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Silodonol
MODERATE
Brand(s): Tamocas, Tampros MR, Urivin
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Supermet

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Hi! My diagnosed me with Tinea Cruris which is like a red patch between my thighs near my genitals so he recommended me ITRASYS-200 MG (Twice Daily) for 30 days and gave an ointment EBERNET-M. After taking them the Tinea was almost gone when suddenly I had a breakout again and it itches a lot. I would appreciate your opinion on this matter. Thanks! :)Also kindly let me know should I take the same again? Or maybe if you could be able to suggest something better?
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
Apply ebernet cream not ebernet m Twice daily for 6wksStart itraconazole 200 mg - 1cap daily after lunch for 3wksTake itraconazole only if u dnt HV any heart problem like heart failure
What is BNP test? Pls explain.What is BNP ASSAY?My result is133.0 explain
Dr. Manju Singh
Psychiatrist
BNP levels below 100 pg/mL indicate no heart failure. BNP levels of 100-300 pg/mL suggest heart failure is present. BNP levels above 300 pg/mL indicate mild heart failure. BNP levels above 600 pg/mL indicate moderate heart failure.The level of BNP in the blood increases when heart failure symptoms worsen, and decreases when the heart failure condition is stable
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FAQs

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.
Q. Is Supermet safe?
Supermet is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Supermet a diuretic/ beta blocker/statin/ MAOI/ ACE inhibitor or ARB/ calcium channel blocker?
Supermet belongs to the class of beta-blocker drug. It is not a diuretic, statin, MAOI, ACE inhibitor or calcium channel blocker
Q. Can I take Supermet with vitamins?
Supermet 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.
Q. Does Supermet cause anxiety?
Supermet does not cause anxiety. Please consult your doctor if you experience anxiety with Supermet as it may require further investigation and management.
Q. Does Supermet cause diarrhea?
Supermet can cause diarrhea, although rarely. Please consult your doctor as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Does Supermet contain paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Supermet does not contain paracetamol (acetaminophen). Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Can I take Supermet with alprazolam?
Supermet 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.
Q. Can I take Supermet for anxiety?
Supermet is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
Q. Is Supermet an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Supermet is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Is Supermet a diuretic?
Supermet is not a diuretic. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Does Supermet cause erectile dysfunction?
Supermet can rarely cause erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction with Supermet as you may need a change in the dose of your medicine or an alternative medicine may be given.
Q. Does Supermet have a diuretic in it?
Supermet does not have diuretic in it. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Can I take Supermet with grapefruit juice?
It is fine to take grapefruit juice with Supermet. There are no known interactions between them. Please consult your doctor before taking Supermet with grapefruit juice.
Q. Is Supermet a blood thinner?
Supermet is not a blood thinner. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Is Supermet a statin?
Supermet is not a statin. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Is Supermet a vasodilator?
Supermet is not a vasodilator. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Q. Does Supermet cause hair loss?
Supermet can cause hair loss, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking Supermet.
Q. Does Supermet cause insomnia?
Supermet can cause insomnia, although rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience insomnia or other sleep problems while taking Supermet.
Q. Can I take Supermet with ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen may decrease the effects of Supermet. Talk to your doctor if you have to take both the medicines together as the dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
Q. Can I take Supermet with birth control?
Supermet 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.
Q. Is Supermet a controlled substance?
Supermet is not a controlled substance. A controlled substance is a drug or chemical whose manufacture, possession, or use is regulated by a government. Supermet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers and is can be purchased from a pharmacy when prescribed a doctor.
Q. Does Supermet cause weight gain?
Supermet can cause weight gain, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain with Supermet as it this could be due to some underlying condition that needs attention.
Q. Does Supermet cause constipation?
Use of Supermet 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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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 20th Aug 2018.
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