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Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
30 Tablet(s) in Strip
111.31*
MRP 135.74
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Metoprolol(25.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Embeta XR 25 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and various other heart-related conditions such as angina (chest pain), heart failure and also helps prevent further complications. It conta...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

  • Embeta XR 25 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure mainly, along with certain heart conditions such as angina (chest pain) and heart failure.
  • It also helps prevent other conditions like stroke, heart attack and migraine.
contraindications

Contraindications of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

If you have an allergy to metoprolol or any of the ingredients of Embeta XR 25 mg tablet. If you have a reduced blood supply to your limbs (peripheral arterial disease). If you have severe asthma or...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Tiredness
  • A sudden drop in blood pressure when you stand from a seated or lying down position (orthostatic hypotension)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Embeta XR 25 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The use of Embeta XR 25 mg tablet is not recommended during pregnancy unless prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor about the pregnancy and also if you think you might be pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Embeta XR 25 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Embeta XR 25 mg tablet passes into the breast milk in low amounts. Thus, consult your doctor before using this medicine while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Embeta XR 25 mg tablet?
A:
Embeta XR 25 mg tablet can make you feel dizzy or sleepy. So be cautious while driving after taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Embeta XR 25 mg tablet?
A:
Consumption of alcohol is not advised as it may worsen the side effects of Embeta XR 25 mg tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You are allergic to its active component metoprolol. You are pregnant or breastfeeding. You have asthma. If you have diabetes, caution is required, metoprolol may cause low blood sugar levels and a...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Metoprolol in Embeta XR 25 mg tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels, thus slowing down the heart rate. By doing this, it reduces the workload on the heart of pumping the blood effectively.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Embeta XR 25 mg tablet should be taken as instructed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescrib...
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interactions

Interactions of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to reduce blood sugar levels like Insulin and oral antidiabetic medicines.
  • Medicines used to treat high blood pressure and benign prostatic hyperplasia (Prazosine, Tamsulosin, Terazosin, Doxazosin).
  • Medicines used to treat tuberculosis (Rifampicin).
  • Medicines used to treat allergies (antihistamine) like Diphenhydramine.
  • Medicines used to treat malaria (Hydroxychloroquine, Mefloquine).
  • Medicines used to treat the fungal infection of the skin (Terbinafine).
  • Medicines used to treat acidity or ulcers (antacids) like Cimetidine.
  • Medicines used to treat heart problems (Digoxin), medicines used to treat irregular heart rhythm (Amiodarone, disopyramide).
  • Medicines used to treat pain or inflammation (Indomethacin, Sulindac, Diclofenac and Foctafenine).
  • Medicines used to treat mood disorders (Fluoxetine, Paroxetine and Bupropion).
  • Medicines used to treat mental conditions (antipsychotic) like Thioridazine.
  • Medicines used in an acute shock and severe allergic reaction (Epinephrine).
  • Medicines used to reduce swelling of the nose (Phenylpropanolamine).
  • Eye drops like other beta-blockers.
  • Medicines used to treat HIV (antiretroviral) like Ritonavir.
  • Medicines used to treat mood disorders and Parkinson’s disease (Monoamine Oxidase inhibitors).
  • Medicines used to lower down the blood pressure (Clonidine, Guanfacine, Moxonidine, Methyldopa, Rilmenidine).
  • Medicines used to treat migraine (Ergotamine).
  • Medicines used to treat chest pain (Nitroglycerine).
  • General anaesthetics or local anaesthetic (Lidocaine).
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible drug interactions.

Interactions with food items

People on this prescription should avoid grapefruit, apple and orange juice as they hamper with the working of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Embeta XR 25 mg tablet must be stored at room temperature and away from any direct source of heat and moisture. Keep this medicine away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Embeta Xr 25mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Overdose

Excess of Embeta XR 25 mg tablet may cause nausea, vomiting, a decrease in heart rate, low blood pressure, altered electrolyte levels. If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doc...
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Missed a Dose

Take a dose as soon as you remember that you have missed a dose. However, if you are close to the next dose, do not take the missed dose. Try to follow the Embeta XR 25 mg tablet dosage regimen regula...
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Content Details

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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Why is grapefruit, apple or orange juice not ideal to be consumed during the prescription of Embeta XR 25 mg tablet?

A: The above-mentioned fruits result in increasing the pressure on the circulation of the blood and hamper the working of metoprolol.

Q: Is there any important or specific advice for a diabetic person?

A: People with diabetes are advised to be more careful and cautious about their conditions. Metoprolol can mask the symptoms of low blood pressure.

Q: What is Embeta XR 25 mg tablet used for?

A: Embeta XR 25 mg tablet is used to treat high blood pressure mainly, along with certain heart conditions such as angina (chest pain) and heart failure. It also helps prevent other conditions like stroke, heart attack and migraine.

Q: What is the composition of Embeta XR 25?

A: Embeta XR 25 composition consists of metoprolol as an active component.

Q: Can I stop taking Embeta XR 25 if my blood sugar level comes in control?

A: Keep taking Embeta XR 25 for as long as advised by your doctor. Even if you feel well, do not stop this medicine on your own. Abrupt discontinuation can worsen the condition.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsMetoprolol(25.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, angina (chest pain), prevent heart attack and migraine
Side effectsDizziness, headache, low blood pressure
Last Updated on: 15 Nov 2021 | 06:22 PM (IST)
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