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Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By SUN PHARMA
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Metoprolol(50.0 Mg) + Amlodipine(5.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Prolomet AM 50 tablet is an antihypertensive medicine used for the treatment of high blood pressure, angina pectoris (chest pain due to reduced blood flow to the heart). It contains amlodipine and met...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
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uses

Uses of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Prolomet AM 50 tablet is used for the treatment of high blood pressure and is also useful for heart-related chest pain, abnormal heart rhythms and chronic heart failure.
contraindications

Contraindications of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have any heart-related conditions such as heart failure problems, irregular heartbeats and heart blockage.
  • If you have a blood circulation problem due to which affects the blood supply to different body parts.
  • If you have a hormone-secreting tumour in the adrenal gland (Pheochromocytoma).
  • If you are suffering from metabolic acidosis, a condition when the body produces excess acid.
sideEffects

Side effects of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Tiredness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Pounding heartbeats
  • Swollen ankles
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Prolomet AM 50 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is not safe to be taken during pregnancy. If pregnancy is detected while taking this medicine inform your doctor immediately.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Prolomet AM 50 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass into the breastmilk. However, the effect of this medicine on infants is not known. Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding before initiating the treatment.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Prolomet AM 50 tablet?
A:
This medicine may make you dizzy and feel sleepy. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Prolomet AM 50 tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol along with this medicine. So, it is important to consult your physician if you drink too often. However, alcohol intake along with this medicine sometimes may cause a drop in blood pressure. It is advised to limit the consumption of alcohol during the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any health conditions related to the heart, liver and kidneys.
  • You have a circulation related problem in the toes, arm, legs or fingers.
  • You have any heart problems like heart attack, chest pain or heart surgery.
  • You experience skin diseases like psoriasis.
  • You have asthma.
  • You have diabetes, then caution is required. This medicine may cause low blood sugar levels and also change the body’s response to low blood sugar. You may not experience warning signs of low blood su...
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  • You are an elderly person and have muscle weakness.
  • This medicine is not recommended for use in children.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Prolomet AM 50 table works by relaxing blood vessels and slowing down the heart rate to improve blood flow. This leads to a decrease in blood pressure and relieves chest pain. It also improves blood c...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Prolomet AM 50 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time f...
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interactions

Interactions of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Prolomet AM 50 tablet can affect the action of other medicines or other medicines can alter the action of Amlong Mt Tablet if taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the medicines, herbals ...
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  • You may experience an excess drop in blood pressure if you are taking any other blood pressure-lowering medicine, antifungal medicines and antibiotics with this medicine.
  • Medicines that are used for irregular heartbeats if taken along with this medicine can lead to a drop in blood pressure and slow heartbeats.
  • Other medicines such as immunomodulators, muscle relaxants, pain killers, cholesterol-lowering medicines should be used cautiously.

Interactions with food items

Grapefruit juice should be avoided during the treatment with Prolomet AM 50 tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store this medicine in original packaging to protect it from light.
  • Try to keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Prolomet Am 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include low blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, heart failure, shock, loss of consciousness, coma, nausea, vomiting, bluish colour of the lips, tongue and skin, low levels of...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed taking any dose of this medicine take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking this medication on my own?

A: If you stop taking medicines before the prescribed dosage duration, even if you feel better, you can suffer from chest pain, irregular heartbeats or heart attack. Your doctor might tell you to decrease the dose gradually. Don’t suddenly stop taking the Prolomet AM 50 tablet without talking to your doctor.

Q: Is Prolomet AM 50 tablet habit-forming?

A: No habit-forming tendencies have been seen with this medicine.

Q: What lifestyle modifications must I follow to control the blood pressure?

  • You must take the medicine regularly at the same time.
  • In addition to that, making lifestyle changes helps to control blood pressure.
  • These changes include eating a healthy diet, low in fat and salt, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising 30 minutes every day and reducing alcohol consumption and taking a pause on smoking habits.

Q: What is Prolomet Am used for?

A: Prolomet Am is used for the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain due to reduced blood flow to the heart (angina).

Q: What is the difference between Prolomet Am 50 and Prolomet xl 50?

A: Prolomet Am 50 contains amlodipine and metoprolol while Prolomet xl 50 contains metoprolol only, as its active component.

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ContainsMetoprolol(50.0 Mg),Amlodipine(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure, heart related conditions
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, stomach pain, swellling of ankles
Last Updated on: 25 Nov 2021 | 12:37 PM (IST)
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