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Gudpres Xl 25mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip

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Metoprolol(25.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S belongs to a group of medicines known as beta blockers. Beta blockers are used for relaxing the heart muscles (in case of hypertension). The generic name of this medicine is m...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

The uses of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S are in regulation and treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris and heart failure along with the prevention of migraines and strokes.
contraindications

Contraindications of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

  • People who are allergic to this medicine or other beta blockers
  • Those suffering from asthma or any other breathing condition
  • Critical heart, liver and kidney diseases
sideEffects

Side effects of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Depression
  • Low of control over body movements
  • Sleeplessness
  • Vision issues
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleeplessness
  • Exacerbation of heart condition and lowering of blood rate (serious side effects)
  • Sexual dysfunction (rare)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S during pregnancy?
A:
The medicine should only be taken if it is prescribed by the doctor, who will weigh in the benefits against the side effects before prescribing this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S while breastfeeding?
A:
The medicine passes into the milk, which can harm the baby. This medicine should only be administered to a breastfeeding mother if it is prescribed by a doctor. Also, the baby should be kept under close watch.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed this medicine?
A:
One must not take up driving if he/she experiences dizziness or vision impairment after the administration of this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with this medicine?
A:
Alcohol consumption along with this medication can result in the drastic lowering of blood pressures, further leading to hypotension.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of weak heart muscles
  • You are on the prescription of psychotic medications
  • You have serious liver, heart or respiratory (asthma) diseases
  • You have low blood pressure
  • You have an untreated heart ailment
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

How Does It Work?

The release of epinephrine or adrenaline results in the increase of heart rate and blood pressure in a state of rush. The composition of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S acts on epinephrine and inhibits its f...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

The medicine should be taken in the prescribed dosage only. Altering with the dosage can result in adverse effects.
interactions

Interactions of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

Interactions with other medicines

  • Phenobarbital (for treating fits)
  • Amlodipine (for treating heart problems)
  • Diclofenac (pain relievers)
  • Antidepressants like fluoxetine
  • Antipsychotic medicine
  • Antiretroviral like ritonavir
  • Antihistamine like diphenhydramine
  • Hydroxychloroquine (for treating malaria)
  • Medicine used to treat any fungal infection

Interactions with food items

Apple, grapefruit or orange juice are advised to avoid on the prescribed period of this medicine as they can result in increasing the concentration of this medicine .

Other general Interactions

This medicine is known to increase the blood sugar levels. It is advised to take up the prescription if it is recommended by the doctor and to closely monitor sugar levels in patients with diabetes. A...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

The medicine should be stored at room temperature away from moisture, heat and any source of direct sunlight. Effective waste management techniques need to be employed in disposing this medicine.
dosage

Dosage of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S

Overdose

An overdose of Gudpres Xl 25mg Cap 10'S can result in several lethal side effects such as low blood pressures which result in fainting, dizziness and vision impairment. The overdosed individual is adv...
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Missed a Dose

Individuals are recommended to compensate for a missed dosage at the earliest. It is to be kept in mind that the missed dose should not be in close separation with the next scheduled one.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is the medicine safe for individuals who are on psychotic medication?

A: The administration of this medicine can result in a person experiencing confusion and depression. The patient should be closely monitored for any rejection or reaction. A doctor's advise is recommended for taking up any medicine.

Q: Is there any interaction of this medicine for individuals who are due for surgery?

A: Effects of anaesthesia can result in adverse outcomes when it is administered to a person who is on the prescription of this medicine. The doctor must be informed of such prescriptions before being administered with anaesthesia.

Q: What is the onset period for this medicine?

A: The effects of this medicine start within the first hour of an oral administration.

Q: Can this medicine result in addiction?

A: No such cases of addiction (of this medicine) are reported.

Q: Can I take anti-depressants with this medicine?

A: Anti-depressants can increase the potency of this medicine and must be taken only is prescribed by a doctor.

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Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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