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Metolar Injection

By CIPLA LIMITED
5ml Injection in Ampoule
15.80*
MRP 19.75
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safety
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Metoprolol(1.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Metolar Inj composition includes beta-receptor inhibitors that aid in treating cardiac disorders.
uses

Uses of Metolar 1 MG

Metolar Inj uses including treating a vast number of cardiac problems such as raised blood pressure, pain in the chest, strokes, kidney diseases and also severe headache.
contraindications

Contraindications of Metolar 1 MG

Do not take Metolar Inj if you are allergic to it or have a history of severe heart problems.
sideEffects

Side effects of Metolar 1 MG

  • Extreme fatigue
  • Difficulty to breathe
  • Psychological symptoms
  • Diarrhoea
  • Can worsen diabetes
  • Can cause sexual dysfunction in some cases
  • Serious side effects include worsening of heart rate and heart failure itself
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Metolar 1 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Metolar Inj during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine should not be used while you are pregnant or if you are planning to conceive. Ask your doctor whether there is absolute need to continue using this medication.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Metolar Inj while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is not suitable to take during breastfeeding as it enters the breast milk. Confirm with your doctor if you absolutely need it and monitor the child closely during the same.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Metolar Inj?
A:
This drug can affect your cognitive abilities and cause dizziness, therefore impairing your driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Metolar Inj?
A:
Alcohol can increase risk of developing severe complications with this medicine. It is better to avoid alcohol while on this medication.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
Consult with your doctor before beginning Metolar Inj. Do not use it in conditions other than specified by your doctor.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Metolar 1 MG

How Does It Work?

It helps regulate the speed at which the heart pumps blood and helps to relax the blood vessels, thereby reducing the load on the heart muscles.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Metolar 1 MG

Take the injection as per doctor's instruction. Do not self-administer the injection if you do not know its proper usage.
interactions

Interactions of Metolar 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Avoid concurrent administration of this medicine with medications used in convulsions, allergic disorder or to treat diseases caused by insects, such as malaria.

Interactions with food items

Avoid usage of apple, grapefruit and oranges as the medicine interacts with them. Food can also increase its concentration in the body.

Other general Interactions

Not to use if you have suffered from liver diseases or severe heart diseases.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Metolar 1 MG

Metolar Inj storage ought to be in a place free moisture, light or contaminants.
dosage

Dosage of Metolar 1 MG

Overdose

Overdose can result in symptoms like dizziness, chest pain or cardiac arrest. Seek immediate medical attention to avoid any fatal complications.

Missed a Dose

If you miss a particular dose, administer it immediately. If its time for the next dose,then skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not miss your dose intentionally. Do not take double doses...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is it safe to stop {name}} by myself?

A: Avoid stopping the medicine on your own. You may risk getting fatal reactions. This medication affects your heart and can therefore require an immediate emergency situation, if stopped without properly consulting the doctor first.

Q: What must I inform my physician before beginning Metolar Inj?

A: Make your doctor aware of any past or present diseases such as liver, kidney or heart disorders, diabetes mellitus or thyroid disorders, if any. Also inform your doctor about any ongoing prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, any herbal or nutritional supplements being taken. Women should inform their doctors about their pregnancy status, use of birth control pills (oral), along with their history of pregnancy. Ask about the usage of the medicine, its duration, frequency and expected benefits and risks.

Q: How should I report Metolar Inj side effects?

A: If you experience any side effects, get in touch with your doctor or your community pharmacist immediately. This can, in turn, prove useful by giving information about the safety of this medicine when you report the side effects which you experienced.

Q: What special care must I take during the course of my treatment?

A: Report any of the symptoms like reduced heart rate, vertigo, sexual problems, giddiness, etc to your physician so that necessary steps are taken to avoid any further complications.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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