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Propranolol

Also known as Beta-blocker - Propranolol

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  • Weight Gain with Propanolol?

    I was recently prescribed 40 mg of Propanolol for high blood pressure and anxiety. It worked well, but it also gave me a few unpleasant side effects. One of them being I gained almost 12 pounds in three months. I didn't change my eating habits, and I generally eat healthy. Has anyone else experienced...

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  • Weight Gain with Propanolol?

    I was recently prescribed 40 mg of Propanolol for high blood pressure and anxiety. It worked well, but it also gave me a few unpleasant side effects. One of them being I gained almost 12 pounds in three months. I didn't change my eating habits, and I generally eat healthy. Has anyone else experienced...

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  • Going off Propranolol for anxiety

    Hi so I've been on propranolol for about 2 months now for anxiety & my doctor told me today I can go ahead and just stop it without having to wean off of it. I am on the lowest dose (60mg time release capsule) & since I am only using it for anxiety, it shouldn't have any adverse side...

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  • Propanolol 10mg for 2 weeks makes me feel weird, tired & depressed

    I was prescribed Inderal 10mg to take twice a day, morning and evening for my palpitations & anxiety. I've been taking it for 2 weeks. I was feeling really weak, no energy, nauseated,tired, not in the mood to socialize & talk to anyone, i feel weird in my head & i lost my appetite. Anybody...

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  • propranolol upset sleep side effect

    Hi. I have just been prescribed Propranolol to help with anxiety when carrying out presentations at work.  I took 40mg and 2hours later it went very well. However that night my sleep was extremely badly upset. Soooo disappointed. I was hoping to take propranolol as and when but the consensus seems...

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  • Propranolol and migraine

    Just to say how well this drug has worked for me, I have been on it for about 6 months now. I spent years resisting taking a preventative migraine drug, maintaining that I only needed to take my Sumatriptan when I had a migraine. But the frequency of the migraines increased, even though I had given...

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  • Nauseous worse

    I have been on propranolol for 3 months and felt no side affects besides tiredness but in the recent week I have been nauseous within an hour after taking propranolol and it will last a while. Is this normal to happen?

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  • Propranolol - from devestating anxiety to calm in 1 day

    Hi, I am a 36 year old professional male and for the past 3 months I've been suffering with anxiety attacks. I thought the anxiety feelings of panic was actually brought on by low blood sugar but my blood tests came back fine and at that point I realised my issues were linked to anxiety. I am usually...

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  • Propranolol for Anxiety Pains

    Good afternoon, For the last two months I have been suffering from pains in my chest, originally the doctor was thinking acid reflux then costrochonditis, however neither of the prescribed tablets have worked. Originally I was sent to A&E thinking I was having a heart attack, but all tests ran...

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  • Need advice

    Hello can someone please help me I was in the hospital on sept 28 for chest pain trembling dizziness and fast heart rate with high blood pressure. Nothing like that has ever happened to me before they checked everything and told me I was healthy and there is nothing to worry about. They prescribed me...

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  • Can Propranolol cause psychosis?

    My husband has been prescribed propranolol 120mg per day for hypertension caused by anxiety.  He's  been medicated now for over six months and while the blood pressure is under control I've noticed a dramatic change in his personality. He's become cold, emotionally detached and...

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  • Prescriptions together.

    I am taking Vallarta’s/HCTZ 80mg/12.5 mg for high blood pressure which I take before I go to bed; I was also given Propranolol 10 mg for anxiety; can these be taken together. I believe their both beta blockers. Thank you

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  • New to Propranolol and feeling dreadful

    Hi, I have only been taking Propranolol for a few days now and I am experiencing some of the side affects that others have mentioned i.e. cold hands and sweating (more often than normal), tension headaches but I actually feel worse in myself... Although the panic attacks have been controlled (possibly...

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  • Propranolol and hair loss

    After just a couple  Of months with 25 mg per day, I experience a massive hair loss. Even diarrhoea, even if that might be caused by other things. When I started with medication, I read about the side effects including the hair loss. I was hoping it wouldn't affect me. I have a tendency to alopecia,...

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  • Any o e with a child on prip

    Hi All, My 9 year old son had a cardiac arrest just over 3 weeks ago and he was later diagnosed with having Long QT Syndrome. An ICD was fitted and we were advised he would need to take Propanolol for the rest of his life (praying this won't be the case) Last week i noticed a bald patch at the...

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  • Low heart rate with propranolol

    Hi, my doctor prescribed 10mg propranolol twice a day. My heart rate went down to 48. My resting heart rate is between 58 and 65 without propranolol. Has anyone else experienced this?

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  • Propranolol and Flying Anxiety

    Hi, I have a huge fear of flying but this weekend I have to go on a very long flight for work (an 11 hour flight followed by a 4 hour flight). In the past I have tried hypnotherapy which didn't work and diazepam which had literally no effect. I have now been prescribed propranolol along with a sleeping...

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  • Propranolol

    I have been prescribed propranolol to help when giving presentations at work I have had this for a couple of Years and taken on an ad hoc basis when needed. I have changed jobs and have been taking this more regularly as had had an experience of shaking when watched but had noticed that it wasn't...

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  • Propranolol for headaches

    Hey all, Has anyone had success with propranolol for chronic migraine, tension type headaches? I would love to hear your stories. I have just been prescribed this for my ongoing headaches that I have had for the past 4 months. I was prescribed 10mgs twice a day and am suppose to go up to 20mgs twice...

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  • Different make

    Hi , Can anyone tell me if they have had different brands of propranolol, I take mine for anxiety and I dont know if it is just me but the brandI am taking now(relonchem) dont seem to be as effective as my previous ones. I cant remember the brand and I got them from a different chemist. Thank you for...

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  • Anxiety and Propranolol

    I've been prescribed some Propranolol by my doctor, it says to take 1 twice a day but I feel a littl weird taking one twice a day. Is it okay? I know my doctor told me to but It says not to take it if my heart rate is slow, I'm assuming that means if I've been lazing about and it is really...

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  • Hyperthyroidism (Graves')

    I'm new with hyperthyroid (graves). I have been having a lot of symptoms, lost weight, tired, palpitation, nervous, etc. I will be taking Propranolol and Methimazole. I'm little scared of their side effect. I ask you how you take them? Do you take Methimazole in the morning (once a day) and propranolol...

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  • Propranalol for anxiety

    Hi all. I've just been put on these for my Anxiety although I'm depressed also so I'm worried they will make that worse. People's positive experiences? Took my first one this morning 40mg a day, I'm feeling flat and tierd. Positivity please guys as I'm losing hope lately and being...

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  • Propranolol and weight gain

    Hi I have been taking this drug for over 6 months now. 40mg twice a day The cluster headaches that have plagued my life are now down to a bare minimum.....(not totally gone away) and manageable. HOWEVER! I have gained about 1.5 stone in weight, particularly round my middle. This is highly unusual for...

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  • Hell needed please_!!!

    Hi I've been suffering with very bad one sided headache since March so nearly 4 months everyday feeling light headed and fuzzy headed all day everyday. Now I've been on propanalol for 17 days today and I can finally say I'm headache and light headed free 👏😄 yesss.. .........

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  • Propranolol

    I have been percribed 40mg Propranolol as I told the doctor for years I have had a fear of something and now even indirectly confronting it brings on sweating, feeling faint and rapid heartbeat - this can also occur in other siutations i am now a very anxious person. However, when I went to confront...

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  • propranolol and menstrual cycle

    I was on propranolol for over a year. After being on it for 2 mths at a high dose 120mg- I felt like something was changing. I went off the birth control pill- and low & behold- my period stopped! Completely- no slow taper- nothing! I was thrown quickly into a menopausal state and felt crazy!...

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  • to wean or cold turkey quit Almodipine

    I've been on Amlodipine for 3 months and have had bad side effect my GP didn't want to take me off. Side effects I've had were: swelling, heartburn, heart palpatations (so bad I went to the ER), flushing face, insominia, tingling left arm and leg. Since my GP didn't want to take me off...

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  • Propranolol 40mgs twice a day for General Anxiety disorder

    Hi,  I think the problem with getting your first anxiety prescription is, you then get anxious if it is going to be the right one for you! Oh, how the mind plays games with us worry warts.  I have been an anxious person my whole life, I figured this was just my personality, over the years...

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  • Propranolol

    I've been prescribed propranolol 80 mg for anxiety but I'm too scared to take them has anyone had any bad experience from them

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  • Propranolol for svt and anxious

    Since one month I am taking Propranolol half of 20 mg in the morning, half at lunch and one 20 mg pill at night, my question is sometimes I felt that my heart stops in one second because I can't breath in that second is like very strange and scary,  did someone else felt the same as me? I am...

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  • Waste of time

    I've been put of Propranolol a few times over the years as I suffer with panic attacks and anxiety.... they do abosolutely nothing and none of the side affects I have read about happened to me... I take 3 X 40mg Tablets a day currently, I personally think they are a 'placebo' ...

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