About This Item
MetoprololAwa belongs to a group of medicines called betablockers.
It is used to treat:
• high blood pressure,
• angina pectoris (pain in the chest caused by blockages in the arteries to the heart),
• irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia),
• the symptoms caused by an overactive thyroid gland (thyrotoxicosis),
It is used to prevent:
• heart damage and death due to heart attacks.