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Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule

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Composition for Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule

Preventive treatment of migraine
Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Pronara Capsule

Uses of Pronara Capsule

Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule is used for preventive treatment of migraine.

Pronara Capsule side effects

Common

Side Effects of Pronara are Weight gain, Slow heart rate, Tiredness, Depression, Drowsiness, Abnormal dreams, Cold extremities.

How to use Pronara Capsule

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. Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Pronara Capsule works

Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Propranolol and Flunarizine which prevent migraine. Propranolol is a beta blocker and Flunarizine is a calcium channel blocker. They work by stabilizing the reactive nerve cells and increasing the threshold to migraine activation. They also inhibit cortical spreading depression (CSD- electric waves that move across the brain and cause pain and inflammation).

In Depth Information on Pronara Capsule

Pronara Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Pronara Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
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
Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule may cause visual disturbances, hallucinations, fatigue, mental confusion, dizziness or tiredness. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pronara 40mg/5mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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