Starpress Xl(25mg)

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Composition

Metoprolol Tartrate(25 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Metoprolol Tartrate(25 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Hypertension, angina pectoris, adjunct in hyperthyroidism, cardiac arrhythmias, prophylaxis of migraine.

SIDE EFFECTS

Bradycardia, hypotension, arterial insufficiency, chest pain, CHF, oedema, palpitation, syncope, gangrene, dizziness, fatigue, depression, confusion, headache, insomnia, short-term memory loss, nightmares, somnolence; pruritus, rash, increased psoriasis, reversible alopecia, sexual dysfunction/impotence.

DRUG INTERACTION

Metoprolol is known to interact with other drugs like reserpine and MAOIs, cardiac glycosides, nondihydropyridine calcium-channel blockers, myocardial depressant general anaesthetics. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Metoprolol competes with adrenergic neurotransmitters such as catecholamines for binding at beta(1)-adrenergic receptors in the heart. Beta(1)-receptor blockade results in a decrease in heart rate, cardiac output, and blood pressure.

SUBSTITUTES

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    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Lupin Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 4.43/Tablet
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    Rs. 44.30
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  • Revolol Xl(25mg)
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    Ipca Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 4.54/Tablet
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Starpress Xl(25mg) during pregnancy?

Experiences of drug use and evidence from studies in pregnant women have shown risk to fetus. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Starpress Xl(25mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Starpress Xl(25mg) with alcohol?

No studies found