Metavas MR is an anti-anginal medicine used for treating heart-related chest pain (angina). It prevents new attacks of angina but does not stop an acute... View More
Uses of Metavas MR
Side effects of Metavas MR
How to use Metavas MR
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Metavas MR may be taken wi... View More
How Metavas MR works
Metavas MR is an anti-anginal medication. It decreases the oxygen requirement of the heart by shifting its metabolism from fats to glucose. As a result,... View More
What if you forget to take Metavas MR?
If you miss a dose of Metavas MR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to you... View More
Ischaemic heart disease, Angina pectoris, Coronary heart disease
Should be taken with food.
Oral Angina pectoris Adult: 40-60 mg daily in 2-3 divided doses. Modified-release tab: 35 mg bid.
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation <30 Contraindicated. 30-60 20 mg bid. Modified-release: 35 mg once daily.
Hypersensitivity to Trimetazidine Dihydrochloride.
Mode of Action
Trimetazidine is a cellular acting anti-ischaemic agent. It has 3 main properties by which it acts as a cytoprotective agent. It inhibits the anaerobic ... View More
Moderate renal impairment (CrCl 30-60 mL/min). Pregnancy. Patient Counselling May cause dizziness and drowsiness, if affected, do not drive or operate m... View More
Dizziness, headache, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, pruritus, rash, urticaria, asthenia. Rarely, tachycardia, palpitations, ext... View More
MAOIs, nifedipine. May potentiate the effects of other antianginals.
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