Met Xl 25mg Tablet 20'S
Met Xl 25mg Tablet 20'S
Met Xl 25mg Tablet 20'S

Met Xl 25mg Tablet 20'S

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Met Xl 25 MG Description

Met XL 25 tablet is used to treat high blood pressure and various other heart-related conditions such as angina (chest pain) and heart failure, preventing further complications. It contains metoprolol...
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ContainsMetoprolol(25.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, angina (chest pain), prevent heart attack and migraine
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache, low blood pressure
ClassificationANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Met Xl 25 MG

Met XL 25 tablet is used to treat high blood pressure mainly, along with certain heart conditions such as angina (chest pain) and heart failure. Decreased blood pressure helps prevent other conditions...
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Contraindications of Met Xl 25 MG

  • If you are allergic to metoprolol or other ingredients of Met XL 25 tablet.
  • If you have a heart condition such as heart block, uncontrolled heart failure.
  • If you have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or lung condition.
  • If you have low blood pressure, diabetes, renal or liver disease, a decreased heart rate.
  • If you have an electrolyte imbalance, acid-base imbalance.
  • If you are taking medication like verapamil, diltiazem, disopyramide (heart medicine).

Side effects of Met Xl 25 MG

  • 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)

Precautions and Warnings of Met Xl 25 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Met XL 25 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Met XL 25 tablet is not recommended during pregnancy unless prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor about the pregnancy and also if you think you may be pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Met XL 25 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Metoprolol passes into the breastmilk in low amounts, thus consult your doctor before using the Met XL 25 tablet while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Met XL 25 tablet?
A:
Met XL 25 tablet can make you feel dizzy or sleepy. Hence, be cautious while driving after taking this medicine

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Met XL 25 tablet?
A:
Do not consume alcohol with the Met XL 25 tablet as it may worsen the side effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience an allergic reaction after taking the Met XL 25 tablet.
  • You have medical conditions such as diabetes, heart conditions, liver or kidney disease.
  • You have respiratory conditions like asthma, obstructive lungs disease (COPD).
  • You are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding.
  • You have a tumour of the adrenal gland tissue (Pheochromocytoma).
  • You have an overactive thyroid (a condition when the thyroid gland produces too much of the thyroxine hormone).
  • You are suffering from a type of skin disease psoriasis.
  • You have circulation related problems in the toes, arm, legs or fingers.
  • You are suffering from a type of chest pain (Prinzmetal’s angina).
  • You recently had a heart attack, chest pain or heart surgery.
  • Met XL 25 tablet should not be used in children below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Met Xl 25 MG

How Does It Work?

Met XL 25 tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels, slowing down the heart rate. By doing this, it reduces the workload on the heart of pumping the blood effectively.

Directions for Use of Met Xl 25 MG

Met XL 25 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your do...
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Interactions of Met Xl 25 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Met XL 25 works or this medicine itself may reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell the doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, i...
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Storage and disposal of Met Xl 25 MG

  • Store Met XL 25 tablets below 25°C. Protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Met Xl 25 MG

Overdose

Excess of Met XL 25 tablet may cause decreased heart rate, low blood pressure, nausea, vomiting and coma. If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest h...
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Missed a Dose

Take a dose as soon as you remember you have missed a dose. However, if you are close to the next dose, do not take the missed dose. Try to follow the Met XL 25 tablet dosage regimen regularly. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: I recently got diagnosed with diabetes. Can I start my Met XL 25 tablet prescription?

A: Met XL 25 tablet has to be used with caution in people with diabetes. Give the doctor a detailed medical history before starting with the medication.

Q: I have a fungal infection and am taking antifungal medicines. Can I take them along with the Met XL 25 tablet dosage?

A: There can be interactions between Met XL 25 tablet and antifungal medications. Therefore, inform the doctor about the details of the prescription of the antifungal medicine before you start taking Met XL 25 tablet.

Q: I have asthma. Is it safe for me to take Met XL 25 tablet?

A: Some conditions like asthma might affect the use of Met XL 25 tablet. Inform the doctor about the medical condition in detail before taking Met XL 25 tablet.

Q: Is Met XL 25 tablet a beta-blocker?

A: Yes, Met XL 25 tablet is a selective beta-blocker, which is specific to the heart muscles. Metoprolol in tab Met XL 25 acts by lowering the raised blood pressure, thereby relaxing the blood vessels, which further slows down the heart rate.

Q: Can I stop taking Met XL 25 if my blood pressure level comes in control?

A: It is advised to keep taking Met XL 25 tablets as long as advised by your doctor. You should not stop taking this Met XL tablet without consulting your doctor, even if you feel well. Do not stop this medicine on your own. Abrupt discontinuation can worsen the disease condition.

Q: Can I take other supplements along with Met XL 25?

A: It is advised to avoid the intake of potassium rich diet or potassium supplements while on treatment. The doctor might ask for regular monitoring of blood pressure, kidney function, and electrolytes level while on the treatment with Met XL 25.

Q: Is Met XL 25 habit forming?

A: No, the Met xl 25 does not have habit forming tendencies.

Q: Is Met XL 25 a blood thinner?

A: No, the Met Xl 25 tablet is not a blood thinner. It is an antihypertensive medicine. It works by relaxing the blood vessels, slowing down the heart rate. By doing this, it reduces the workload on the heart of pumping the blood effectively. Met XL 25 is used to lower the raised blood pressure and other associated complications.

Q: Can Met XL 25 tablet make me feel dizzy?

A: Yes, you may feel dizzy after taking Met XL 25 tablet, as a common side effect. You make experience this symptom when you suddenly rise from a lying or sitting position. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. If you experience this often, it is advised to avoid driving, operating machines and consult your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
MET XL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2024
Last Updated on: 05 Apr 2022 | 10:53 AM (IST)

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