BETALOK HIC table. 100 mg. 28 tablets
BETALOK HIC table. 100 mg. 28 tablets
HIC BETALOK WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Betalok HIC belongs to the class of medications called beta-blockers, and beta1-selective beta-blocker. This means that Betalok HIC works more on the beta receptors of the type called beta1, beta2 rather than at the doses used in most people.
Treatment with HIF Betalok reduces the effect of stress hormones on beta1-receptors in the heart, but also in other organs such as the kidneys and brain.
Betalok HIC is a controlled-release tablet that releases the contents in a controlled manner over time. Controlled-release tablets provide a more even effect even for more than 24 hours. Betalok HIC tablet 50 mg (containing 47.5 mcg metoprololov-succinate) is a white to off-white, round, scored on one side and marked with A / it from the other side. Betalok HIC tablet 100 mg (containing 95 mg metoprololov succinate) is a white to off-white, round, scored on one side and marked with A / mS on the other side.
Betalok HIC is approved to treat:
High blood pressure and reduce the risk of complications due to high blood pressure such as stroke, heart attack and sudden death. (Hypertension in reducing blood pressure and reducing the risk of cardiovascular and coronary death, including sudden death and morbidity)
Heart attack and prevention of reinfarction. (Maintenance therapy after acute myocardial infarction)
Pain in the heart and chest, caused by stress or exertion in patients with ischemic heart disease (angina)> Chronic heart failure in extending survival, reduce hospitalization and improve cardiac function and cardiac symptoms. Symptomatic mild to severe heart failure as an additional tool to another therapy for heart failure to increase survival, reduce hospitalization, improve left ventricular function, improvement in functional class according to New York Heart Association (NYHA))
abnormal heart rhythm in patients with or without heart disease, particularly heart rate acceleration. (Cardiac arrhythmias, including especially supraventricular tachycardia)
To prevent migraine attacks. (Prophylaxis of migraine)
Always follow the advice of your doctor if you need more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
BEFORE YOU GET BETALOK HIC
Do not take Betalok HIC:
if you are allergic to metoprololov succinate or any of the other ingredients of Betalok HIC or related products. Therefore tell your doctor if you have had any abnormal reactions to other medications, always tell your doctor about other health problems, especially if they are related to heart, blood pressure, lungs, liver or kidneys. Do not forget to mention conditions such as allergic reactions to insect stings, food or other substances.
You should tell your doctor if you have signs / symptoms of low blood sugar.
Do not give tablets Betalok HIC children.
Take special care with HIC Betalok
If you develop more slow heartbeat while taking Betalok HIC, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Your doctor may give you a lower dose of metoprolol and gradually stop the medication. If you are undergoing a general anesthetic during a visit to the dentist, or if you operate a hospital, tell the doctor or dentist that you are taking tablets Betalok HIC.
Treatment should not be stopped suddenly. When necessary, it can be done gradually, possibly over a period of at Molko two weeks, the dosage is reduced to half a tablet of 25 mg once daily for at least four days before the interruption.
Tell your doctor about any medical problems you've had in the past.
Adopt Betalok HIC food or drink:
When taken with metoprolol alcohol increases blood levels of metoprolol and therefore can enhance the effects of the drug.
Before taking Betalok HIC, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant. Do not take if you are pregnant, unless your doctor tells you.
Metoprolol can cause side effects, eg. decreased heartbeat of the fetus and newborn infant. If you become pregnant while taking Betalok HIC should tell your doctor as soon as possible.
Before taking Betalok HIC, tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding.
Driving and operating machines
Before driving or operating machinery should know how you react to this medicine because it can occur dizziness or fatigue.
Taking other medicines
Treatment may be affected if Betalok HIC taken simultaneously with certain medications used to treat heart and blood vessels (such as digitalis / digoxin, calcium channel blockers, antiarrhythmics, simpatikomimetmichni ganglioblokeri or other drugs such as monoamine oxidase (MAO ), inhaled anesthetics, antibacterial drugs, anti-inflammatory, some antidepressants, other beta blockers and other substances (eg, alcohol, certain hormones, substances that induce or inhibit the action of enzymes).
If you are taking oral antidiabetic drugs may require your doctor to adjust the dose.
HOW TO TAKE BETALOK HIC?
Always take Betalok HIC exactly as your doctor prescribes. If you are unsure, ask a doctor.
Betalok HIC tablets should not be chewed or crushed. They should be swallowed with liquid. Usually recommended to be taken once daily with or without food.
Your doctor will tell you how and when to take the tablets.
The recommended dose for patients with mild to moderate high blood pressure is 50 mg once daily. If you do not respond adequately to treatment with 50 mg, your doctor may increase the dose to 100-200 mg once daily and / or combined with other drugs used to lower high blood pressure.
It has been shown that long term treatment with metoprolol in daily doses of 100-200 mg reduced the risk of complications due to high blood pressure (stroke, myocardial infarction, vnemapna cardiovascular death).
Maintenance treatment after myocardial infarction
The usual dose for patients treated continuously is 200 mg once daily. It has been shown that long term treatment with metoprolol in daily doses of 200 mg reduced the risk of death and reinfarction.
The recommended dose is 100-200 mg daily. Your doctor may combine with other drugs used to treat angina.
The dose should be selected individually and recommended starting dose is half a tablet of 25 mg or one 25 mg once daily for the first few weeks there. Recommended dosage should be doubled in a week to a maximum dose of 200 mg once daily or the highest tolerated dose.
Abnormal heart rhythm
The recommended dose is 100-200 mg daily.
Functional disorders of the heart beat
The recommended dose is 100 mg once daily. If necessary, your doctor may increase the dose to 200 mg.
Prophylaxis of migraine
The recommended dose is 100-200 mg daily.
If you feel that the effect of HIF Betalok is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Patients treated with metoprolol have the following side effects, although the relationship to treatment with metoprolol has not been established in all cases. If any of these effects and they persist, be sure to tell your doctor.
Very common - fatigue
Common - dizziness, headache, slow heart rate, dizziness, associated with changes in body position, cold hands and feet, nausea, stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation, shortness of breath on exertion, feeling palpitations in the chest.
Uncommon - tingling, numbness, muscle spasms, symptoms of heart disease, shortness of breath, fatigue or swollen grezeni may temporarily worsen during a heart attack blood pressure can drop dramatically, small ECG changes do not affect work of the heart, swelling, chest pain, depression, worsening of concentration, drowsiness, difficulty sleeping, nightmares, rash, difficulty breathing, vomiting, increased sweating, weight gain.
Rare - ECG conduction of the heart, irregular heartbeat, nervousness, anxiety, liver problems, hair loss, fever due to an allergic reaction, visual disturbances, dry and / or eye irritation, dry mouth, watery eyes, due to an allergic reaction impotence.
Very rare, worsening the poor circulation in the limbs of patients with severe circulatory, joint pain, memory loss, confusion, hallucinations, skin reaction due to increased sensitivity to sunlight, worsening of psoriasis, tinnitus, impaired taste, blood disorders and hepatitis.