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What is Propranolol 60mg tablet used for?

Propranolol is used in the treatment of high blood pressure, angina pectoris, hypertrophic subaortic stenosis, heart rhythm disorders, tremors, migraine headaches, and other heart and circulatory problems. It belongs to a group of drugs known as beta blockers. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What are the side effects of Propranolol 60mg tablets?

Like other medicines, Propranolol 60mg can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Propranolol are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Propranolol cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Propranolol develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Propranolol can cause side effects such as tiredness, diarrhea, constipation, nausea, vomiting, impotence, insomnia, and vision problems. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Propranolol.

What is the recommended dosage of Propranolol?

The dosage of Propranolol prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Propranolol should be taken before meals.

What if you miss a dose of Propranolol 60mg tablet?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Propranolol medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is within 4 hours of the next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.

What if you overdose on Propranolol 60mg tablets?

An overdose of propranolol 60mg tablets can be a serious medical emergency. Propranolol is a beta-blocker used to treat high blood pressure, chest pain, anxiety, heart rhythm problems and other conditions. An overdose of this medication can have serious consequences. 

If someone has taken an excessive amount of propranolol tablets, it is important to seek emergency medical help right away. Symptoms which may indicate an overdose include slow or irregular heartbeat, extreme fatigue and dizziness. Other signs may include confusion, fainting or seizures. 

Treatment for an overdose will vary depending on the person’s age and weight, as well as the severity of their symptoms. In some cases activated charcoal may be given to absorb any remaining drug in the body; while in other cases certain drugs may be administered to reduce the effects of the medication.

What other drugs could interact with Propranolol 60mg?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Propranolol.

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Propranolol, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Propranolol 60mg can interact with antidepressants, MAO inhibitors, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.

Where can I buy Propranolol 60mg over the counter?

Propranolol without prescription is not available as it is a prescription-only medication. Therefore, a visit to a doctor is obligatory for anyone who wishes to buy Propranolol or Propranolol alternative can be tries. If you wish to have time for waiting for the doctor's appointment or need any medication fast, you can order Propranolol over the counter in our online pharmacy.

Can I buy Propranolol 60mg without a prescription?

A person might need a prescription from their doctor for Propranolol over the counter medicine. Make sure to stay away from websites that might claim you can order the medicine without a prescription, as that is completely illegal. Propranolol must be prescribed and closely monitored by a doctor for safety purpose.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Propranolol 60mg?

Is it possible for me to take Propranolol with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Propranolol?
What are the possible drug interactions of Propranolol?
How will Propranolol work in my body?
How should Propranolol be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Propranolol drug interactions and side effects?


The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Propranolol is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.


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