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Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

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Metoprolol(25.0 Mg)
Therapeutic classification

Medical Description

Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab is used for the treatment of chest pain and high blood pressure. It belongs to beta blockers classification of medicines.

Uses of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

  • Heart failure
  • Heart attack
  • Angina (chest pain)
  • High blood pressure
  • Prevention of stroke
  • Kidney problems
  • Prevention of migraine

Contraindications of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

  • Asthma
  • Heart blocks
  • Untreated heart failure
  • Low blood pressure
  • Allergic to it
  • Liver disorders

Side effects of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Sleeplessness
  • Depression
  • Vision problem
  • Loss of control over body movements
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Slowing of heart rate

Precautions and Warnings of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab


Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
It is unsafe to use this medicine during pregnancy or if you are planning pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Can I take the medicine while breastfeeding?
This medicine should not be administered while breastfeeding because it is not safe for the child.


Can I drive if I have consumed Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab?
The use of this medicine may lead to certain undesirable effects. In such cases, kindly do not drive or operate tools and machines.


Can I consume alcohol with Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab?
Kindly avoid the consumption of alcoholic beverages along with this medicine as it is unsafe and may cause adverse effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You want to start, alter or stop the medicine
  • You wish to administer this medicine to children and infants
  • You have completed the course of this medicine

Mode of Action of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

How Does It Work?

The composition of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab contains metoprolol, and it eases the pumping of blood by the heart by slowing the heart rate and relaxing the blood the vessels.

Directions for Use of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

  • Administer this medication as prescribed by your doctor
  • Do not overdose yourself with this medicine
  • This medicine is for oral use only
  • Swallow this medicine whole with water
  • Do not chew, crush or break this medicine

Interactions of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Hydroxychloroquine
  • Antipsychotic medicines
  • Phenobarbital
  • Amlodipine
  • Diclofenac
  • Fluoxetine
  • Ritonavir
  • Diphenhydramine

Interactions with food items

Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab used to treat heart failure interacts with grapefruit, its extracts and juices; therefore, it is advisable to avoid the consumption of food products with such contents.

Other general Interactions

  • Asthma
  • Heart blocks
  • Low blood pressure
  • Liver disorders

Storage and disposal of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

  • Keep this medication safely away from the reach and sight of children
  • Do not use this medicine post the expiration date mentioned on it
  • Store this medicine in a closed container
  • Store this medicine at room temperatures not exceeding 25 degrees Celsius
  • This medicine does not need any special storage conditions
  • Follow medical waste management protocol in the disposal of this medicine

Dosage of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab


The dosage of Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab needs to be administered in limited doses. Do not exceed the prescribed dose. Overdose of this medicine may lead to certain side effects in relation with this medicine. In case of overdose kindly seek immediate medical advise.
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Missed a Dose

This medicine is for regular dosage, so kindly avoid missing a dose. In case of missed dose, administer this medicine as soon as you remember it. If it is time for the following dose, skip the missed dose and do not double the dose by compensating for it.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What should I let my healthcare provider know before using this medicine?

A: Kindly report your complete medical history to your doctor, along with any heart-related problems and use of all prescription, non-prescription and herbal medicines, especially oral birth control pills.

Q: Can this medicine be self-administered?

A: Yes, this medicine needs to be orally consumed. Use as directed by your doctor.

Q: How can I reduce the dosage of this medicine if I experience any of the side effects associated with this medicine?

A: Do not reduce the dosage of this medicine on your own. In case of side effects, consult your doctor who will determine how to change or alter the dosage of this medicine.

Q: Can I recommend this medicine to people with similar medical conditions as mine?

A: Do not recommend this medicine to anyone even if his or her medical condition is similar to yours. The use of this medicine is restricted to a valid doctor's prescription.

Q: Do allergic reactions to this medicine lead to fatality?

A: Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to it. Kindly let your doctor know about it at the time of check-up. Allergic reactions if left unattended and untreated may lead to adverse effects and in rare cases fatality.

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Met Beta Xl 25mg Tab

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