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Hi guys, I am currently prescribed 10mg of propranolol once a day for SVT and anxiety. I've been taking it now for 4 days. I usually take it around 8-9 am and it lasts throughout the day. It makes my chest uncomfortable sometimes, usually after an hour of taking it and then it goes away, but it's like a light pressure on my chest, and when I search for my heartbeat I can't feel it ( which makes me nervous). I talked to my doctor about it and he said theres no way it's the propranolol because I'm taking such a low dose. Last night I had to take another one around 10 pm and I got my self all worked up because I thought I took to much and that it would damage my heart. I was getting chest pain, my feet were going numb. I have it in my head that I'm having an allergic reaction or it's damaging my heart from taking it or something and I'm scared to take it again. I'm supposed to take it every day because the SVT makes my heart race when I get episodes (and I also have bad anxiety) I used to prevent myself from walking because I was so scared to make my heart race and the propranolol has helped me be able to walk, do things and go to class. It has helped me a lot but I have it in my head that it's doing damage to my heart so I think my brain creates these side effects. I was hoping someone who has been taking it for awhile can tell me about it, and reassure me that 10mg isn't doing damage to my heart. (Even if I have to take a second pill at night, which would make it 20mg)
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