PROLOMET R 25MG TABLET

Manufacturer : SUN-SUN PHARMACEUTICALS
Composition : METOPROLOL-25MG+RAMIPRIL-2.5MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROLOMET R 25 MG TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
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PRO0217
₹128.00
Manufacturer : SUN-SUN PHARMACEUTICALS
Composition : METOPROLOL-25MG+RAMIPRIL-2.5MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROLOMET R 25 MG TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10

Drug Ingredient Information

METOPROLOL-25MG+RAMIPRIL-2.5MG

METOPROLOL

Information for patients
Drug Information Metoprolol tartrate, the active ingredient in Metoprolol tartrate Tablets, is one of a group of medicines called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers slow the heart beat, lessen the force with which the heart muscle contracts and reduce blood vessel contraction in the heart, brain, and throughout the body. •Metoprolol tartrate Tablets are used to treat a number of different conditions including: High blood pressure Angina (chest pain) Some heart disorders, for example, heart attack or irregular heart beats. •They can also be used as part of the treatment for an overactive thyroid gland. •Metoprolol tartrate Tablets can be taken to help prevent migraine attacks.
Drug Alert
Alert •you think you may be allergic to metoprolol or to any of the other ingredients of Metoprolol tartrate. •you are allergic to any other beta-blocker drugs, •you have severe asthma or severe attacks of wheezing •you have certain serious heart or blood vessel disorders which shouldn’t be treated with beta-blockers (your doctor should be aware of these), •you have low blood pressure, •you been told that you have high blood pressure due to a tumour near your kidney (phaeochromocytoma), •you have been told that your blood is more acidic than normal (a condition called metabolic acidosis).
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug •you think you may be allergic to metoprolol or to any of the other ingredients of Metoprolol tartrate. •you are allergic to any other beta-blocker drugs, •you have severe asthma or severe attacks of wheezing •you have certain serious heart or blood vessel disorders which shouldn’t be treated with beta-blockers (your doctor should be aware of these), •you have low blood pressure, •you been told that you have high blood pressure due to a tumour near your kidney (phaeochromocytoma), •you have been told that your blood is more acidic than normal (a condition called metabolic acidosis).
Drug Special Care •Do you suffer from asthma, bronchitis or any similar lung disorder? •Do you have problems with your heart (such as slow heart rate) or circulation? •Do you have diabetes? •Do you suffer from any serious liver disease? •Are you pregnant or breast-feeding? •Have you ever had a severe allergic reaction to anything? •Do you suffer from a rare form of angina called Prinzmetal''''s angina? •Will you be having an operation which requires a general anaesthetic? •Do you have psoriasis?
Drug Drug Interactions Metoprolol tartrate interacts with a large number of other medicines.Make sure your doctor knows if you are taking any of the following because you may need to change your treatment: •Medicines for high blood pressure (including prazosin, clonidine and drugs called calcium channel blockers such as verapamil or diltiazem) •Other beta-blockers (including those used in the form of eye drops) •Drugs which affect the peripheral circulation (fingers and toes) such as ergotamine which can be used to treat migraine •Medicines to treat depression •Medicines to treat other mental illnesses •Antiretroviral drugs used to treat AIDS and some other conditions •Antihistamines (including medicines that you can buy without a prescription for hayfever and other allergies, colds and other conditions) •Drugs to prevent malaria •Medicines to treat fungal infections •Medicines which affect liver enzymes, such as cimetidine used to treat stomach ulcers and rifampicin used to treat tuberculosis •Medicines for heart problems including angina, such as amiodarone, digoxin, nitrates and anti-arrhythmic drugs •Insulin and other drugs to treat diabetes •Drugs called NSAIDs used to treat pain and inflammation •A local anaesthetic called lignocaine. Always tell your doctor or pharmacist about all the medicines you are taking. This means medicines you have bought yourself as well as medicines on prescription from your doctor.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction
Drug Breast feeding Interaction
Drug Machinery Interaction If you feel dizzy or sleepy, or if you have problems with your eyes when you start to take these tablets, do not drive or use machinery until these effects have worn off.
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info •Be careful when drinking alcohol - it may affect you more than usual. •If you are going to have a general anaesthetic, tell the doctor or dentist in charge that you are taking Metoprolol tartrate. •If you are diabetic, take particular care with your blood sugar control since Metoprolol tartrate may make you less aware of low blood sugar levels. •The doctor will want to keep an eye on your heart and thyroid function while you are taking Metoprolol tartrate.You might also need regular eye examinations.
Drug quanitty The usual doses are: High blood pressure The usual starting dose is 100 mg a day. This can be increased by your doctor if necessary. Angina (Chest pain) The usual dose is 50-100 mg taken two or three times a day. For other conditions, the usual total daily dose is between 100 and 200 mg. Your doctor will choose a suitable starting dose and monitor your progress. •Swallow your tablets whole with a drink of water. •Do not stop taking your tablets suddenly as this may cause your condition to get worse. Ask your doctor first. •Metoprolol tartrate is not recommended for children. •People with liver problems may be told to take a lower dose.
Drug Dose The doctor will tell you how many Metoprolol tartrate Tablets to take and when to take them.The dose you are prescribed will depend on the condition you have and how severe it is. Always follow the doctor’s instructions carefully. The dose will be on the pharmacist’s label. Check the label carefully. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Keep taking your tablets for as long as you have been told, unless you have any problems. In that case, check with your doctor.
Excess Drug Consumption If you accidentally take too many Metoprolol tartrate tablets, tell your doctor at once or contact your nearest hospital casualty department.Take your medicine pack with you so that people can see what you have taken
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget to take a dose, take it when you remember and then take your next dose at the usual time.However, it is important not to take two doses at the same time
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information •Headache, dizziness, or unusual tiredness. •Slow heart beat. •Low blood pressure which might make you faint or dizzy. •Feeling short of breath when exercising. •Feeling or being sick, stomach ache
Common Drug Side Effects •Sleep disorders such as sleepiness, sleeplessness or nightmares. •Feeling less alert. •Coldness, numbness or tingling in your hands and feet. •Depression. •Muscle cramps •Heart failure or irregular heart beat. •Water retention (oedema). •Breathlessness or wheeziness (bronchospasm). •Diarrhoea or constipation. •Skin rash and/or itching
Rare Drug Side Effects •Weight gain. •Hallucinations or personality disorders. •Dry or sore eyes or problems with vision. •Tinnitus or hearing problems. •Gangrene. •Runny nose, dry mouth. •Changes in the results of liver function tests. •Bruising or increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight, worsening of psoriasis. •Increased sweating, loss of hair. •Impotence or loss of libido. •Painful joints. •Chest pain.
Very Rare Drug Side Effects •Confusion •Abnormal levels of certain types of fats such as cholesterol or triglycerides in the blood. •Abnormal curvature of the penis with painful erections (known as Peyronie’s disease) •Retroperitoneal fibrosis where abnormal scar tissue occurs behind the membrane that lines the cavity of the abdomen. This may present with pain in the back, groin or the lower abdomen. •Hepatitis
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store in a dry place. Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not take Metoprolol tartrate Tablets after the expiry date which is printed on the outside of the pack. If your doctor tells you to stop taking the tablets, please take any unused tablets back to your pharmacist to be destroyed.Do not throw them away with your normal household water or waste.This will help to protect the environment

RAMIPRIL

Information for patients
Drug Information Ramipril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Ramipril is also used to improve survival after a heart attack. It may also be used in high risk patients (such as patients with heart disease/diabetes) to help prevent heart attacks and strokes. Ramipril is an ACE inhibitor and works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily. This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care professional. Use this drug for a condition that is listed in this section only if it has been so prescribed by your health care professional. This medication may also be used to treat heart failure or to help protect the kidneys from harm due to diabetes.
Drug Alert
Alert This drug can cause serious (possibly fatal) harm to an unborn baby if used during pregnancy. Therefore, it is important to prevent pregnancy while taking this medication. Consult your doctor for more details and to discuss the use of reliable forms of birth control while taking this medication. If you are planning pregnancy, become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor immediately.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug Before taking ramipril, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other ACE inhibitors (such as benazepril); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Drug Special Care Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: history of an allergic reaction which included swelling of the face/lips/tongue/throat (angioedema), blood filtering procedures (such as LDL apheresis, dialysis), high level of potassium in the blood, collagen vascular disease (such as lupus, scleroderma). This drug may make you dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Limit alcoholic beverages. To reduce the risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position. Too much sweating, diarrhea, or vomiting may cause loss of too much body water (dehydration) and increase your risk of lightheadedness. Report prolonged diarrhea or vomiting to your doctor. Be sure to drink enough fluids to prevent dehydration unless your doctor directs you otherwise. Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). This product may increase your potassium levels. Before using potassium supplements or salt substitutes that contain potassium, consult your doctor or pharmacist. Older adults may be more sensitive to the effects of this product, especially dizziness.
Drug Drug Interactions Before taking ramipril, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following drugs: a diuretic (water pill); gold injections to treat arthritis; lithium (Lithobid, Eskalith); a potassium supplement such as K-Dur, Klor-Con; salt substitutes that contain potassium; or aspirin or other NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil), diclofenac (Voltaren), etodolac (Lodine), indomethacin (Indocin), ketoprofen (Orudis), naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn), and others. This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with ramipril. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction This medication is not recommended for use during pregnancy. It may harm an unborn baby. Consult your doctor for more details.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Drug Machinery Interaction
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info Avoid drinking alcohol. It can further lower your blood pressure and may increase some of the side effects of ramipril. Do not use salt substitutes or potassium supplements while taking ramipril, unless your doctor has told you to. Avoid getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position, or you may feel dizzy. Get up slowly and steady yourself to prevent a fall.
Drug quanitty
Drug Dose Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually once or twice daily. If you are taking the capsule form of ramipril, swallow it whole. If you have difficulty swallowing the capsule, the capsule may be opened and the contents sprinkled onto cool applesauce (about 4 ounces) or mixed in half a glass of water or apple juice (4 ounces/120 milliliters). Swallow or drink the whole mixture. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day. It is important to continue taking this medication even if you feel well. Most people with high blood pressure do not feel sick. For the treatment of high blood pressure, it may take several weeks before you get the full benefit of this medication. Tell your doctor if your condition does not improve or if it worsens (such as your blood pressure readings remain high or increase).
Excess Drug Consumption Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. Overdose symptoms may include feeling extremely dizzy or light-headed, or fainting.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information Dizziness, lightheadedness, or tiredness may occur as your body adjusts to the medication. Dry cough may also occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Common Drug Side Effects fainting, muscle weakness, signs of infection (such as fever, chills, persistent sore throat), change in the amount of urine.
Rare Drug Side Effects serious (possibly fatal) liver problems yellowing eyes/skin, dark urine, severe stomach/abdominal pain, persistent nausea/vomiting.
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. If you are taking the capsule form of ramipril and have opened the capsule and mixed the contents with food or liquid, then the mixture can be kept at room temperature for up to 24 hours or refrigerated for up to 48 hours. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.

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