Metomet C is a combination of Metoprolol succinate, Metoprolol tartrate, Cilnidipine, Cilostazol, Desmopressin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Olmesartan Medoxomil, Ivabradine, Losartan Potassium, Losartan, and Amlodipine. This tablet comes in the category of antihypertensive medicines and is given to patients suffering from blood pressure problems.
Metoprolol Succinate is a long-acting beta blocker that works on the heart specifically by slowing the heart rate and making the heart more efficient at pumping blood around the body. Metoprolol Tartrate is a short-acting beta-blocker that also has the same effect. Cilnidipine is a calcium channel blocker that works by relaxing blood vessels to lower blood pressure. Cilostazol dilates the blood vessels and reduces platelet stickiness, increasing blood flow to the lower limbs. Desmopressin is a synthetic form of vasopressin that works by causing the kidneys to reabsorb water, thereby controlling excessive thirst and urination.
Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that lowers blood pressure by flushing the body of excess water and electrolytes. Olmesartan Medoxomil is an angiotensin receptor blocker that relaxes blood vessels by inhibiting the action of a chemical that normally constricts blood vessels. Losartan Potassium is a blood pressure-lowering angiotensin receptor blocker. Ivabradine is a medication that lowers the heart rate. Amlodipine, on the other hand, is a calcium channel blocker.
This medication is widely used in the treatement of chest pain problems and symptoms of congestive heart failure or acute myocardial infarction. It is prescribed by the doctor for cure the following health troubles-
- Diabetes insipidus
- Heart failure
Possible Side Effects
This a prescription medicine so it will not cause any harmful side effects to your body. But it can not be suitable for some patients, so if the following symptoms are experienced inform your doctor-
- Slow heart rate
- Shortness of breath
Directions For Use
- Use it as per the prescription.
- Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
- Do not chew, crush, or break the tablet.
- Monitor your blood pressure when taking these tablets.
- Do not drive after taking this medicine as it can cause tiredness or dizziness.
- Use it regularly at fixed time intervals for better treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How long does it take for this medicine to work?
The treatment of these tablets varies from person to person. It may start working within the minutes or in some cases, it may take hours to work.
Does the use of these tablets help you sleep better?
It is shown in some it may affect the sleep pattern and can in some patients it may help promote better sleep.
If you are going through surgery and the doctor has prescribed you this medication, should you stop taking it?
Yes, the patient going through surgery need to stop the usage of this medicine while going through surgery. Confirm with your doctor about it as well.