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Doctor insights on: Propanol Warnings And Recalls

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Last year I took 10mg of Propanol and I was so tired from it, a few weeks ago took it and was great, today I took it and it didn't work,felt yuck why?

Last year I took 10mg of Propanol and I was so tired from it, a few weeks ago took it and was great, today I took it and it didn't work,felt yuck why?

Hard to say: A medicine like propranolol typically should be taken on a regular schedule. Propranolol is a beta blocker, and when the beta blocker wears off, your heart rate can bounce back up. So one thing to try would be to be on a more regular schedule with the propranolol; of course, it's hard for me to say exactly since I'm not sure precisely what you are taking it for. ...Read more

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Is it ok fir me to take propanol and zoloft (sertraline)?

Is it ok fir me to take propanol and zoloft (sertraline)?

Not the best combo: Zoloft (sertraline) can inhibit your liver's processing of propanolol, possibly increasing its effect. This could be safe if there's proper monitoring of your blood pressure and pulse. However, there are other beta-blockers that would not have this problem. Talk to your doctor -- or doctors -- about this, and see how best to deal with it. Maybe a change to another beta-blocker than propanolol. ...Read more

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My weight is raising after get medication for hyperthiroidism. Can I do exercise? I want standard weight now. Fyi doc here give me ptu (propylthiouracil) and propanol

My weight is raising after get medication for hyperthiroidism. Can I do exercise? I want standard weight now. Fyi doc here give me ptu (propylthiouracil) and propanol

Hyperthyroidism: Ptu (propylthiouracil) & propanolol are standard drugs used to treat an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism) which can lead to weight loss & fast heart rate. Propanolol is a beta blocker that keeps your heart from beating too fast. As ptu (propylthiouracil) normalizes an overactive thyroid, you stop losing weight & return to your normal weight by gaining it back. Healthy nutrition & regular exercise are always good. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would 3mg of Xanax (alprazolam) and 80 mg of propanol 1.5hours before a presentation be enough to kill all anxiety?

Hi docs, would 3mg of Xanax (alprazolam) and 80 mg of propanol 1.5hours before a presentation be enough to kill all anxiety?

That is an : Enormous dose of xanax (alprazolam). Please only take medications that have been prescribed for you and take exactly as prescribed. ...Read more

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Taking flunarizine and propanol for migraine prevention. Is it ok to take in long term and does it suppress my immune ?

Taking flunarizine and propanol for migraine prevention. Is it ok to take in long term and does it suppress my immune ?

I believe so...: Flunarizine is a calcium channel blocker used overseas (not in US) with good success for migraine prevention. This category of drug has been used for decades & has a good safety profile for long term use. Propranolol is even safer. There is no reason either should suppress your immune system. If they are working well for headache prevention, the benefit/risk analysis seems in favor of taking them. ...Read more

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Hello I am having chest tightness since last night which is causing shortness of breathe. I am on propanol for headache. ?

Hello I am having chest tightness since last night which is causing shortness of breathe. I am on propanol for headache. ?

GO to ER: Chest tightness and SOB need immediate evaluation. Cardiac problems need to be ruled out. Females have markedly different symptoms than males with cardiac problems. GO TO THE ER> ...Read more

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