Metolar 25 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. It is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), angina (heart-related chest pain), irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmia). It also helps to prevent future heart attacks and stroke and to prevent migraines.
Metolar 25 Tablet is also used to relieve the symptoms caused by an overactive thyroid gland. It may be prescribed alone or together with other medications. The dose and frequency depend on what you are taking it for and the severity of your condition. It may be taken empty stomach or with a meal, but take it regularly at the same time each day to get the most benefit. It may take several weeks before you get the full benefit of this medicine and you may need to take it for the rest of your life. However, it is important to continue taking it even if you feel well. Most people with high blood pressure do not feel ill and if you stop taking it, your condition may worsen.
The main side effects of this medicine are sudden lowering of blood pressure, slow heart rate, headache, feeling dizzy, and nausea. These are usually mild and short-lived. It may also cause shortness of breath or low blood pressure in some people. To reduce the risk of side effects your doctor will probably start the medicine at a low dose and gradually increase it. Consult your doctor if the side effects bother you or do not go away.
Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any liver problems. It may also not be suitable for people who have a slow heart rate, severe circulation problems, severe heart failure, or low blood pressure. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers should also consult their doctor before taking it. You must talk to your doctor to find out whether this medicine is suitable for you to use. You should have your blood pressure checked regularly to make sure that this medicine is working properly. Avoid drinking alcohol as it may increase certain side effects.
Uses of Metolar 25 MG
Contraindications of Metolar 25 MG
Side effects of Metolar 25 MG
Metolar 25mg Tab 15`S side effects include excessive tiredness, loose stools, behavioural imbalance, pain in the head, difficulty in breathing, difficulty in passing stools. It can also cause certain neuropsychological disturbances like unusual dreams, ataxia (loss of full control over body movements), sleeplessness, depression, and vision problem. Serious side effects include worsening of heart failure itself, excessive slowing of heart rate. The medicine can also worsen diabetes. Sexual dysfunction has been reported in a few cases.
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Precautions and Warnings of Metolar 25 MG
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Mode of Action of Metolar 25 MG
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Directions for Use of Metolar 25 MG
Interactions of Metolar 25 MG
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Storage and disposal of Metolar 25 MG
Metolar 25mg Tab 15`S storage is important to keep away from children as they can accidentally consume it. Do not mix the tablets with waste water. Consult your pharmacist about the disposal of the medicine.
Dosage of Metolar 25 MG
If you take this medicine more than required unintentionally, then seek immediate help from the nearest emergency department. Overdose may result in lethargy, breathing disorders, missing heartbeat, excessive slowing of heartbeats, swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs, shakiness, dizziness, sweating or confusion, blurred vision, headache, pale color, numbness or tingling of the mouth.