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 metoprolol as their active ingredients. It is also used for the treatment of coronary heart disease (a heart condition where blood vessels supplying blood to your heart muscle gets narrowed). High blood pressure and heart related diseases are critical health conditions, if not treated, can affect other organs such as the brain, kidneys and blood vessels. Taking this medicine regularly as prescribed by your doctor along with other lifestyle modifications can help you control your blood pressure better....
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.