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Taking expired: Medications is never a good idea. Take a warm bath and lie down. That will be effective for lowering your blood pressure tonight. Although your BP is elevated it is not critically high. Alert your health care provider in the morning and proceed with evaluation for hypertension management and new prescriptions. ...Read more
Probably: What do you take the propanolol for? ...Read more
Varies: Each person breaks it down differently and so it is different in each person usually this small dose lowers the pulse by 10 to 15 beats and maybe the BP by 10% Some people do not even respond to 10 mg ...Read more
Seek psychotherapy: At such a young age, you have a lifetime ahead. Learn some coping skills for dealing with anxiety that don't involve drugs, if possible. Options include cognitive behavior therapy, hypnosis, biofeedback, professional counseling, and stress management training. Psychotropic medication from a physician can also be helpful, but works best combined with one of the aforementioned therapies. ...Read more
Short answer, Yes: Propranolol can be used for performance anxiety. Professional athletes, surgeons, & musicians have been known to use propranolol before performances. It is a blood pressure & pulse lowering med. So watch for low BP or a low pulse. Don't try to get your pulse to a target level on this med. It can provoke asthma or fatigue, and hide low blood sugar symptoms. Also good for migraine prevention. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, should be OK to take missed dose. Taking your medication when you perform another routine (such as brushing your teeth) may help you remember to take your medication. ...Read more
I'm at a friends house and I take propanolol every night 10 mg is it dangerous that I'm missing a night.
Can I gain weight on propanolol 40mgx2 daily? I started Monday and have gained 2 pounds despite diet and exercise.
My dr said I can take up to 8 10mg propanolol thru out the day as needed for anxiety. Do u think it is more effective to take just in morning and eve?
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Well: First of all why are you on propanolol? Now if you are sure the medication is making you I'll perhaps you should talk to your doctor stop the medication and try something else ...Read more
Probably: Not he best choice. There are more effective drugs in the same class odf beta blockers and with less side effects. Speak with your doctor. ...Read more
Is it ok to take Propanolol occasionally for times of high Anxiety/stress, maybe once or twice a week? .Thanks
Just took my 1st 10mg propanolol at 12:50pm for my constant tremors. What should I expect? How long stays in my system?
A few hours: Propranolol is a good choice for tremor, but it lasts only 4 to 6 hours, especially at such a low dose. At this dose you should not expect side effects, but it may also be insufficient to relieve the tremor. If it does help, it can be taken 4 times a day as needed. Or, you can ask for the long-acting form of propranolol, which can last the whole day. ...Read more
Hi I am taking 10-20mg Propanolol daily for anxiety for approx three months and was wondering if I need to taper off these pills? Many thanks
I understand that propanolol sometimes cause chest pains, but is there any chance of a substitute? Because I can no longer take the chest pains.
Propranollol: Propranolol, or inderal, (propranolol) is used to slow the heart rate and decrease the force of cardiac compression. It can be used to lower blood pressure and to treat migraines. It should not cause chest pain. It may prevent the uncomfortable palpitations of atrial tachycardias. ...Read more
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