SALT INFORMATIONMetoprolol Tartrate(25 mg)
Hypertension, angina pectoris, adjunct in hyperthyroidism, cardiac arrhythmias, prophylaxis of migraine.
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.
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.
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