Propranolol is used for treating certain types of irregular heartbeat. Propranolol is a beta-blocker. It works by reducing the action of pacemaker cells and slowing certain impulses inside the heart. This helps to regulate irregular heartbeat.
Use Propranolol as directed from your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any questions you could have about how exactly to work with Propranolol.
Store Propranolol between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store within the bathroom. Keep Propranolol out of your reach of children and faraway from pets.
All medicines may cause side effects, but some everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your physician if these most common negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; fatigue; lightheadedness; mild pain, swelling, or redness in the injection site; nausea; stomach upset or cramping; trouble sleeping; vomiting; weakness.
Seek medical assistance without delay if any of these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness inside chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; disorientation; fever with aching and sore throat; hallucinations; loss of memory; mental or mood changes; numbness or tingling from the hands; persistent or severe vision changes; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; severe dizziness; difficulty breathing or wheezing; sudden, unusual fat gain; swelling in the hands, ankles, or feet; unusual bruising; unusually slow heartbeat; very cold or blue fingers or toes.
This is not a total report on all negative effects which could occur. If you have questions on side effects, contact your medical provider.
Contact your medical professional or doctor straight away if some of these affect you.
Some medical ailments may interact with Propranolol. Tell a medical expert or pharmacist in case you have any medical ailments, particularly if any in the following affect you:
Some medicines may connect to Propranolol. Tell your medical provider should you take another medicines, especially any in the following:
This might not be a complete list of all interactions that will occur. Ask your doctor if Propranolol may connect to other medicines that you simply take. Check with your doctor before starting, stop, or customize the dose from a medicine.
If you stop taking Propranolol suddenly, you may have withdrawal symptoms. These may include worsening chest pain along with possible cardiac event.
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