Starpress R XL 25 Tablet is used for Hypertension, Angina pectoris, Heart failure, High blood pressure and other conditions. Starpress R XL 25 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Starpress R XL 25 Tablet contains Metoprolol Succinate and Ramipril as active ingredients.
Starpress R XL 25 Tablet works by suppressing the beta 2-adrenoreceptors activity; possessing the beta-blocking activity; relaxing the blood vessels which make it easier for the heart to pump blood;
Detailed information related to Starpress R XL 25 Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Starpress R XL 25 Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
High blood pressure
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Starpress R XL 25 Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Shortness of breath
Congestive heart failure
Digestive tract disorders
Decrease in blood pressure
Insufficient blood supply to the muscles of the heart
Inflammation of air passages
Abnormal blood counts
Disturbances in digestion
Inflammation of the air-cavities around nose
Urge to vomit
Inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract
Pain in chest
Excessive fall in blood pressure with change of position
Involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles
Starpress R XL 25 Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Starpress R XL 25 Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Do not take this medication if you are allergic to it
patients with ischemic heart disease
patients with peripheral vascular disease
Interactions with Starpress R XL 25 Tablet
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Starpress R XL 25 Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Starpress R XL 25 Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Starpress R XL 25 Tablet
Hypersensitivity to Starpress R XL 25 Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Starpress R XL 25 Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Abnormally low or unstable blood pressure
Bilateral renal artery stenosis
Concurrent of K sparing diuretics
Outflow tract obstruction
Composition and Active Ingredients
Starpress R XL 25 Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Metoprolol Succinate – 25mg
Ramipril – 2.5mg