What is Labebet?
Labebet Tablet is used for Severe High Blood Pressure During Surgery, High Blood Pressure Episodes Following A Heart Attack, Rare Tumor Of Adrenal Gland Tissue, Clonidine Withdrawal Hypertension and other conditions.
Labebet Tablet contains Labetalol as an active ingredient.
Labebet Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels and reducing heart rate.
Labebet Tablet Uses
Labebet Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Severe High Blood Pressure During Surgery
- High Blood Pressure Episodes Following A Heart Attack
- Rare Tumor Of Adrenal Gland Tissue
- Clonidine Withdrawal Hypertension
Labebet Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Labebet Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Relaxing the blood vessels and reducing heart rate.
Labebet Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Labebet Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Labetalol (100 MG)
Labebet Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Labebet Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Feeling Of Depression
- Wasting Of Muscles
- Blurred Vision
- Worsening Of Heart Failure
- Shortness Of Breath
- Difficulty In Urination
Labebet Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not drive or operate machines
- Have or history of diabetes, cardiac failure, anaesthesia, hyperthyroidism, postural hypotension, eye and skin reaction or liver dysfunction
- Taking medications for heart problems
Labebet Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Labebet Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Labebet Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Labebet Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Labebet Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Labebet Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- MIBG scintigraphy
Other important Information on Labebet Tablet
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Labebet Tablet
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Labebet Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Labebet Tablet
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Labebet Tablet.
Expired Labebet Tablet
Taking a single dose of expired Labebet Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Labebet Tablet – Frequently asked Questions
Is Labebet Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Is Labebet Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
Can Labebet Tablet be used for severe high blood pressure during surgery and high blood pressure episodes following a heart attack?
Yes, severe high blood pressure during surgery and high blood pressure episodes following a heart attack are among the most common reported uses for Labebet Tablet. Please do not use Labebet Tablet for severe high blood pressure during surgery and high blood pressure episodes following a heart attack without consulting first with your doctor.
Should I consume Labebet Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Labebet Tablet #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Labebet Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.