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AMLong Mt 50 MG Tablet 7

AMLong Mt 50 MG Tablet 7

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    Uses :

    Amlodipine Amlodipine is used in the treatment of hypertension, chest pain (i.e. angina) and other conditions in which the artery of the heart gets narrowed. It is also used for the prevention of heart disorders. Metoprolol Metoprolol uses include treatment of hypertension, chest pain relief (i.e. angina), and irregular heartbeat. It is also used for reducing the risk of death in patients with heart attack.

    Mode of drug action


    Amlodipine Amlodipine belongs to a class of drugs called the calcium channel blockers. The mechanism of action of amlodipine is to dilate the blood vessels, thereby, improving the blood flow through them. Metoprolol Metoprolol is a beta-blocker which reduces the workload of the heart, reducing the chest pain. It reduces the amount of blood pumped by the heart, thus, lowering the blood pressure.

    What are the common side effects?

    Amlodipine The common side effects of amlodipine tablets are dizziness, tiredness, flushing, stomach pain, and nausea. Metoprolol The side effects of metoprolol which are commonly experienced by the patients are constipation or diarrhea, dizziness, dry mouth, gas, headache, heartburn, muscle pain, vomiting, nausea, stomach pain, trouble sleeping, unusual tiredness or weakness.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Avoid Amlong MT tablet if allergic to any of its ingredients.

    • People with certain circulation problems, very slow heartbeat, those taking mibefradil drug should not take Amlong MT.

    • Do not use the tab Amlong MT for children below 6 years of age.

    • People with heart failure and liver disease should take the Amlong MT drug with caution.

    • Do not take over-the-counter medicines along with Amlong MT medicine without asking a doctor or pharmacist.

    • If any other drugs are used for heart conditions, it should be informed to a doctor.

    • Do not drink alcohol while taking Amlong MT medication as it can further lower the blood pressure and increase the Amlong MT side effects.

    • Pregnant women should take Amlong MT with caution while breastfeeding women should avoid the drug.

    • Take the drug Amlong MT exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not discontinue the use of Amlong MT unless told by the doctor. This is more important for patients taking nitroglycerine.

    • Read the instructions regarding the Amlong MT tablet uses and side effects.

    What else should I know?

    1. Can I stop taking amlodipine medicine if I do not have symptoms of hypertension? You may not always have the symptoms even if your blood pressure is high. Thus, you should not stop taking amlodipine but may have to continue it for your whole life.

    2. Can amlodipine alone control my hypertension? Amlodipine is a part of treatment for hypertension. You should also follow a proper diet, exercise and maintain your weight along with taking this drug.

    3. How should I take amlodipine? You may take amlodipine with or without food, and with a glass of water. Take the medicine at the same time each day.

    4. Will my chest pain decrease immediately when I take amlodipine? Your chest pain can increase at first with amlodipine. But later it should decrease which if does not happen, you should consult a doctor.

    5. How can I avoid dizziness with amlodipine? You should change your positions (i.e. sitting or standing or lying down) slowly to prevent dizziness and falls. Metoprolol

    1. How should I store metoprolol tablets? Store the tablets at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and children.

    2. Can I suggest metoprolol tablets to any other persons who are having chest pain? You should never prescribe any medicine to others. A doctor will decide the right drug and dosage for his/her patient.

    3. Should I stop taking metoprolol if I feel tired for several days with the drug? It is common to feel tired for few weeks with metoprolol. But you should still continue taking the drug. Talk to your doctor if you develop any other symptoms.

    4. What should I do if I have overdose of metoprolol? You may experience symptoms such as shortness of breath, or slow breath, fainting and weakness if you have an overdose of the drug. You should immediately contact a doctor for help.

    5. How can I avoid dizziness with metoprolol? You should change your positions (i.e. sitting or standing or lying down) slowly to prevent dizziness and falls. In the case you feel dizzy, immediately sit down slowly.

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