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Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR


Overview

Introduction of Ponol Tablet TR

Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is a medicine used to treat various heart conditions such as hypertension (high blood pressure), angina (heart-related chest pain) and arrhythmia (irregular heart rhythm). It lowers blood pressure, thus decreasing the risk of future heart attack. This medicine is also used in the treatment of various non-heart conditions like anxiety, migraine, and tremors. It is often used to treat an over functioning thyroid gland as well. It also decreases the risk of bleeding in the gut caused by high blood pressure in the liver. It should be taken empty stomach for best results. Weakness or tiredness may occur as a common side effect which usually disappears with time. This medicine should not be stopped abruptly and should be taken strictly as advised by your doctor.

Ponol Tablet TR side effects

Common
  • Weakness
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Raynaud phenomenon

How to use Ponol Tablet TR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is to be taken empty stomach.
Avoid Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Ponol Tablet TR works

Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is a beta blocker. It works by affecting the body’s response to nerve impulses, especially in the heart. It slows down your heart rate and makes it easier for the heart to pump blood around the body. It also widens the blood vessels in the body for better blood flow.

Ponol Tablet TR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR. Taking Propranolol with alcohol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR may cause visual disturbances, hallucinations, fatigue, mental confusion, dizziness or tiredness. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
SAFE
Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease. Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR may be started with a low dose and then increased further. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.

What if you miss a dose of Ponol Tablet TR?

If you miss a dose of Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • It is not the first-choice treatment for high blood pressure according to the latest guidelines.
  • It may cover up the symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes. Monitor blood sugar levels regularly.
  • To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Ponol 80 mg Tablet TR can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice increased swelling around your legs or ankles, sudden weight gain or sudden shortness of breath as these may be symptoms of heart failure.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Ponol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ponol

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I am having pain in left side of the chest also in left arm is it related to heart attack what can be done get relief ??
Dr. Manju Singh
Psychiatrist
Please consult to your nearest doctor for blood pressure examination. then let me know.
I am suffering with heart attack. Now my blood pressure is 100/65. Give me best suggestions.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
fDo exercise nad yoga regularly, avoid stress, always take healthy diet. Arjunarisht 20 ml twice act as a healthy suppliment
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FAQs

Q. Can Ponol be used in asthmatics?

No, Ponol cannot be used in asthmatics. Ponol is a non-specific beta receptor blocker. Using Ponol in asthma patients can cause breathing problems, which may trigger an asthma attack.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with Ponol?

No, you should avoid taking fluoxetine with Ponol. The reason being, fluoxetine may cause an increase in levels of Ponol in body which may increase its toxicity.

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308-310 Dwarkesh Complex, Sun Pharma Road, Po:Atladra, Vadodara-390 012., Gujarat, India.
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