METOCARD AM TABLET is to be taken by mouth, the recommended initial dose is one tablet of once daily. If necessary, the dose may be increased to two tablets once daily. Always follow all the directions given by your doctor.
METOCARD AM TABLET . Metoprolol is a beta-blocker that works by affecting the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). . Amlodipine belongs to a group of medicines called calcium antagonists works by relaxing blood vessels, so that blood passes through them more easily.
Pregnancy: should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus. Consult your doctor before use. Alcohol: Avoid drinking alcohol. Driving: may cause dizziness and impair your mental activities. Avoid driving and using machines if you experience these effects. Kidney: Use with caution in patients with kidney disease and initial dosage may be reduced. Consult your doctor before use. LIver: should be used with caution in patients with hepatic impairment as medicine is extensively metabolized by liver. Consult your doctor before use.
. Do not take this medicine if you have - severe bradycardia - second-or third-degree heart block - cardiogenic shock - de-compensated cardiac failure - sick sinus syndrome (unless a permanent pacemaker is in place) . Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to it. . Do not give this medicine to a child without consulting your child's doctor.
Store at room temperature away from heat and moisture.