Propranolol is used for treating some types of irregular heartbeat. Propranolol can be a beta-blocker. It works by decreasing the action of pacemaker cells and slowing certain impulses within the heart. This helps to manipulate irregular heartbeat.
Use Propranolol as directed by your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any queries you could have about how to make use of 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 faraway from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store within the bathroom. Keep Propranolol from the reach of children and from pets.
All medicines might cause unwanted effects, but some everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your physician if any of these most popular unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; fatigue; lightheadedness; mild pain, swelling, or redness at the injection site; nausea; stomach upset or cramping; trouble sleeping; vomiting; weakness.
Seek medical help right away if these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe hypersensitive reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness inside the chest; swelling from the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; disorientation; fever with aching and sore throat; hallucinations; memory loss; mental or mood changes; numbness or tingling in the hands; persistent or severe vision changes; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; severe dizziness; breathlessness or wheezing; sudden, unusual putting on weight; swelling in the hands, ankles, or feet; unusual bruising; unusually slow heartbeat; very cold or blue fingers or toes.
This is not a complete report on all unwanted effects which could occur. If you have questions on unwanted side effects, contact your doctor.
Contact your medical professional or physician without delay if all of these affect you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Propranolol. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist in case you have any health conditions, particularly when any with the following affect you:
Some medicines may communicate with Propranolol. Tell your medical provider should you consider another medicines, especially any from the following:
This may not be a complete set of all interactions that could occur. Ask your doctor if Propranolol may interact with other medicines which you take. Check with your doctor prior to starting, stop, or alter the dose from a medicine.
If you stop taking Propranolol suddenly, you could have withdrawal symptoms. These may include worsening chest pain along with possible cardiac arrest.
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