IHD, angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction (acute phase, as well as secondary prevention). here Arterial hypertension, hypertensive crisis. CHF (compensated) in combination with diuretics, ACE inhibitors and cardiac glycosides. Rhythm disturbances (including during general anesthesia) - sinus tachycardia, ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias (including supraventricular tachycardia, atrial tachyarrhythmia, atrial flutter, atrial tachycardia, tachyarrhythmias, caused by variegate, variegate mitral valve prolapse), congenital syndrome of an extended QT interval. Thyrotoxicosis (complex therapy), withdrawal syndrome, migraine (prevention), tremor (essential, senile), anxiety (auxiliary treatment), akathisia against antipsychotics.
Instructions for use
The tablets are taken orally with food or immediately after eating, without chewing and drinking with liquid.
Arterial hypertension, the initial daily dose is 50-100 mg in 1-2 doses (morning and evening). With insufficient therapeutic effect, the daily dose can be gradually increased to 100-200 mg and / or the additional appointment of other antihypertensive agents. The maximum daily dose of 200 mg.
Angina pectoris, arrhythmias, prevention of migraine attacks - 100-200 mg / day in 2 divided doses (morning and evening).
Secondary prevention of myocardial infarction - 200 mg / day 2 doses (morning and evening).
Functional disorders of cardiac activity, accompanied by tachycardia - 100 mg / day in 2 doses (morning and evening).
In elderly patients, with impaired renal function, as well as with the need for hemodialysis, the dose is not changed.
Worth to know! In case of impaired liver function, the dose should be reduced depending on the clinical condition..
What is metoprolol for?
Indications for the prescription of the drug are:
- high levels of thyroxine and triiodothyronine;
- IHD (heart attack and angina pectoris);
- arrhythmia of the type of ventricular extrasystole;
- supraventricular tachycardia;
- repeated migraine attacks;
- arterial hypertension of various origins (primary and secondary);
- functional disorders of the heart, accompanied by heart palpitations;
- chronic cardiovascular failure.
Beta-blocker tablets increase exercise tolerance for cardiac muscle ischemia.