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A 26-year-old female asked:

what otc meds can be taken while on the prescription nadolol for headaches?

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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatric Neurology 48 years experience
Most all: Nadolol is a beta blocker similar to inderal. The main side effect is on the rhythm of the heart and low blood pressure. Usual pain medications are safe and appropriate including aspirin, tylenol, (acetaminophen) ibuprofen, be careful about the caffeine content.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

Side effects of nadolol serious?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Subodh Agrawal
Cardiology 44 years experience
No: Nadolol is a beta-blocker. It can cause weezing, slow heart rate, occasional dizziness, but most of the time it is well tolerated.
A 30-year-old member asked:

What are unpleasant nadolol side effects?

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Dr. Mark Gabelman
Cardiology 41 years experience
Beta blocker: Naldolol (corgard) is a potent long acting beta blocker. Recently it has been most commonly used for migraine prevention. It can slow the heart rate and cause fatigue.
A 35-year-old member asked:

What is a substitute for corgard (nadolol)?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
ANY OTHER BETA: Blocker usually as effective, even some heart rate reducing calcium channel blockers.
A 46-year-old member asked:

What are alterantive medicines too corgard/naladol?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
BETABLOCKERS: Other betablockers are: tenormin, lopressor, inderal, (propranolol) carvidilol, labetalol, timolol.
A 41-year-old member asked:

When you are on nadolol are risks increased for particular diseases?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
No: Being on Nadolol does not cause diseases.

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