Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of drugs known as antihypertensive, used to treat hypertension (increased blood pressure). Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a lifelong or chronic condition in which the force exerted by the blood against the artery walls becomes so high that it leads to heart disease. If it continues for a long time, the heart and arteries may not function properly. This can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure. Lowering blood pressure may reduce the risk of stroke and heart attacks.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is a fixed-dose combination composed of two medicines, namely: Amlodipine and Metoprolol. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker while Metoprolol belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. Metoprolol relaxes blood vessels by blocking the action of certain natural substances in your body. On the other hand, Amlodipine widens and relaxes the blood vessels making the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body. Together, it helps to lower high blood pressure, reducing the chances of heart attack or stroke. Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is prescribed to adults and children more than six years of age.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's can be taken with or without food as directed by your physician. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it. Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is preferable to take at the same time every day for better results. Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is generally safe to consume. Some people may experience nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, fatigue, headache, low heart rate, and breathlessness. Most of the side effects of Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
Don't stop taking $ name without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain, or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over some time to help prevent these symptoms. It is advisable to drink plenty of fluids while taking this medicine to overcome muscle weakness, dry mouth, and extreme thirst. Do not take grapefruit or grapefruit juices with Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's as it can increase the concentration of Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's and worsen its side effects.
High blood pressure (hypertension), Heart-related chest pain (angina pectoris)
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is used to treat heart-related conditions like angina (chest pain) and high blood pressure. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that inhibits the entry of calcium (ions) across the heart that relaxes and widens the heart smooth muscles for better blood flow. Metoprolol plays a vital role in relaxing our blood vessels and lowering blood pressure by blocking the action of certain natural substances in your body. Besides this, Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's help prevent spasm of the coronary artery and reduces how hard the heart has to work to pump blood around the body, lowering its oxygen requirements. It improves an individual’s tolerance to physical activity and exercise to keep their blood pressure normal during exercise. As a result, heart rate is at maximum, and exercise does not affect the blood pressure in anyways.
Don't stop taking the medication without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain, or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over a period of time to help prevent these symptoms. Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's can cause low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia). This medication should be used with caution if you have diabetes, particularly if you are taking insulin or other diabetes drugs that may cause low blood sugar. This medication can also induce low blood sugar in babies, children and adults who do not have diabetes. Do not take Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's if you have asthma or similar breathing difficulties. It could make your asthma severe.
Drug-Drug Interaction: Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is known to interact with blood pressure-lowering drugs (acebutolol, atenolol, bisoprolol, carteolol, esmolol, metoprolol, nadolol, nebivolol, sotalol, lisinopril, enalapril, diltiazem, prazosin, terazosin, doxazosin), asthma medications (theophylline), diuretics (fluoxetine), an antidepressant (paroxetine), heart rhythm related medicines (propafenone, digoxin), antifungal (ketoconazole, itraconazole), and antiviral (ritonavir).
Drug-Food Interaction: Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's severely interact with grapefruit and rich protein foods. Hence it should not be taken with Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's. Using Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's together with multivitamins/minerals may decrease the effects of Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's. If it necessary to take you should maintain at least 2 hours of a gap in between the administration of Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's and multivitamins/minerals.
Drug-Disease Interaction: Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's should not be given to the people with diabetes, asthma, cardiogenic shock (when the heart fails to pump required blood to the body), heart valve problem (stenosis), low blood pressure (hypotension), coronary heart disease, liver disease or heart failure.
You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's to avoid unpleasant side-effects.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is not recommended during pregnancy unless your doctor considers it essential. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is not recommended while breastfeeding.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or to operate machinery. However, some people may occasionally feel dizzy or tired when taking Propranolol. If this happens to you, ask your doctor for advice.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
The safety and efficacy of Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's in children have not been established. Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's is not recommended in children.
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Blood pressure is the measurement of the force that our heart uses to pump blood to all parts of the body. Hypertension is a chronic condition when blood pressure is too high. This condition can lead to hardened arteries (blood vessels), decreasing the blood and oxygen flow to the heart. Raised blood pressure can cause chest pain (angina) and heart attack (when blood supply to the heart is blocked). Additionally, high blood pressure also causes brain damage (stroke) and kidney failure. High blood pressure can be diagnosed with the help of a blood pressure monitor or sphygmomanometer. Systolic pressure is the pressure when the heart pumps blood out. On the other hand, diastolic pressure is the pressure when your heart is at the resting stage between heartbeats. If your blood pressure is 140/90 mm of Hg, it means the systolic pressure is 140 mm of Hg and, diastolic pressure is 90 mm of Hg. Ideal blood pressure should be between 90/60 mm of Hg and 120/80 mm of Hg.
Metolar AM 25 Tablet 10's
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