Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:55 am

Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

Uses of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypertension, Heart Attacks, Kidney Problems, Chest Pain, Improve Survival after a Heart Attack

Side effects of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

The most common side effects of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL are – Fatigue, Dizziness, Depression, Nightmares, Short-Term Memory Loss, Hypotension, Headache, Insomnia, Mental Confusion, Bradycardia, Edema, Palpitations, Diarrhea, Constipation, Heartburn, Nausea, Dry Mouth, Flatulence, Gastric Pain

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

Do not use Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL if you are allergic to – Metoprolol

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL works

Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL contains – Metoprolol

Metoprolol is a selective beta blocker that selectively blocks beta receptors, decreases cardiac output, peripheral resistance and cardiac oxygen consumption, and depresses renin secretion.

Dosage of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

The dosage of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL

If you forget to take a dose of Prolomet 25mg Tablet XL, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Vinicor 25mg Tablet XL  ( Ipca Laboratories Ltd. )

40.98  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Starcad-Beta 25mg Tablet ER  ( Lupin Ltd. )

105.55  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Metosol 25mg Tablet  ( Saaol Pharma Pvt. Ltd. )

250.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Seloken XL 25mg Tablet  ( AstraZeneca )

119.40  30 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Metloc 25mg Tablet ER  ( Pulse Pharmaceuticals )

37.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- Amiodarone: May increase bradycardic effects. Monitor therapy.

Barbiturates: May reduce metoprolol effect. Monitor therapy.

Calcium channel blockers: May increase hypotensive effects. Monitor therapy.

Cardiac glycosides: May cause excessive bradycardia and increased depressant effect on myocardium. Use together cautiously.

Catecholamine-depleting drugs (MAO inhibitors, reserpine): May have additive effect. Monitor patient for hypotension and bradycardia.

Fluoxetine, paroxetine, propafenone, quinidine: May increase metoprolol level. Monitor vital signs.

Hydralazine: May increase levels and effects of both drugs. Monitor patient closely. May need to adjust dosage.

I.V. lidocaine: May reduce hepatic metabolism of lidocaine, increasing risk of toxicity. Give bolus doses of lidocaine at a slower rate, and monitor lidocaine level closely.

Terbutaline: May antagonize bronchodilatory effects of terbutaline. Monitor patient.

Verapamil: May increase effects of both drugs. Monitor cardiac function closely, and decrease dosages as needed.

Herb :- Ma huang: May decrease antihypertensive effects. Discourage use together.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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