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Prop 20mg Tablet

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RKG Pharma

Composition for Prop 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Prop 20mg Tablet

Preventive treatment of migraine, Chest pain (Angina), High blood pressure
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MRP
24.76
₹2.48/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Prop Tablet

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Uses of Prop Tablet

Prop 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of preventive treatment of migraine, chest pain (Angina), high blood pressure and anxiety.
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Prop Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Dizziness, Palpitations, Abdominal pain, Breathlessness, Diarrhoea, Slow heart rate, Constipation.

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How to use Prop Tablet

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. Prop 20mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
Avoid Prop 20mg Tablet with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Prop Tablet works

Prop 20mg Tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers on the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces heartbeat, blood pressure, and strain on the heart following a heart attack.

In Depth Information on Prop Tablet

Expert advice for Prop Tablet

  • Prop may cause dizziness and lightheadedness. To avoid this, get up slowly after sitting or lying down.
  • The Prop may affect your blood sugar and cover up the symptoms of low blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • Prop may reduce blood flow to your hands and feet, causing them to feel cold. Smoking may worsen this effect. Dress warmly and avoid the use of tobacco.
  • Consult your doctor whether to continue Prop before any scheduled surgery.
  • It is not the first-choice treatment for high blood pressure according to the latest guidelines, except if you have a heart failure or heart disease.
  • Adults over the age of 65 may be at greater risk for the side-effects.
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Prop Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Prop Tablet
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
Prop 20mg Tablet 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
Prop 20mg Tablet 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.
Prop 20mg Tablet may cause visual disturbances, hallucinations, fatigue, mental confusion, dizziness or tiredness. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
SAFE
Prop 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Prop 20mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease. Prop 20mg Tablet may be started with a low dose and then increased further. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Prop 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Prop 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advisable for dose adjustment.

What if you miss a dose of Prop Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Prop 20mg Tablet, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Prop Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Propranolol

Prop is used in the treatment of angina (chest pain), arrhythmias (abnormal heartbeat), heart attack, increased blood pressure, anxiety, and migraine.
Prop is a prescription medicine and should only be taken for the proper indication in the appropriate dose, frequency, and duration as advised by a doctor.
Prop is not a MAO inhibitor. It belongs to a class of drugs known as beta blockers.
Clinical studies have shown that Prop is tolerated well even in long-term use and is safe. However, the drug is not devoid of side effects and should only be taken as per the doctor’s advice.
Q. Is it safe to take Prop with Betahistine?
Prop and Betahistine can be taken together. Betahistine is given in patients with a migraine for the relief of vertigo and Prop is indicated for preventing the attacks of a migraine. No harmful side effects or any other clinical interactions have been seen when the two drugs are used together.
Prop is not a blood thinner. It is a nonselective beta-adrenergic receptor blocker.
Prop is not a narcotic substance. It is a beta-blocker used in the treatment of diseases like hypertension and angina.
Prop is not associated with ototoxicity (harmful to the ear). However, if you experience any such problem while using the drug, talk to your doctor.
No, Prop is not a statin. It is a nonselective beta-adrenergic receptor blocker.
Prop is indicated for the treatment of anxiety. However, consult your doctor for the right treatment of anxiety.
Prop is not used for the treatment of a headache. It is used to prevent an attack of a migraine headache. However, it is not known to stop the migraine headaches once started. Consult your doctor for the proper treatment of your headache.
Prop is not indicated in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Consult your doctor for the right treatment IBS.
Prop is a prescription drug and should only be taken in the dose, frequency, and duration as advised by the doctor. However, clinical studies have shown that Prop is tolerated well in long-term use and is generally safe.
Prop is not indicated for the treatment of depression. Please consult your doctor for the right treatment of depression.
Prop can be used as a to prevent an attack for migraine headaches. However, it is not known to stop the migraine headaches once started. Consult your doctor for the appropriate the appropriate therapy.
Q. Can I take Prop with alprazolam?
Prop is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with alprazolam. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Prop with lorazepam?
Prop is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with lorazepam. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Prop can be taken without food. However, taking the drug with food, especially high-protein food enhances the bioavailability (amount of drug which reaches the blood) of the drug.
Aspirin, especially if taken in high doses, may reduce the blood pressure lowering (antihypertensive) effect of Prop. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Prop with gabapentin?
Prop is not known to have any interactions with gabapentin. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Prop with amoxicillin?
Prop is not known to have any interaction with amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Anti-hypertensive (blood pressure lowering) effect of Prop may decrease if taken with prednisone as prednisone can cause sodium and water retention. Talk to your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Prop is not known to cause diabetes. However, it can interfere with insulin secretion and it can also block the sympathetic response (signs and symptoms experienced by the patient) to hypoglycemia. Talk to your doctor in case you are prescribed Prop and you have diabetes.
Prop is a nonselective beta-adrenergic receptor blocker which is used in the treatment of a variety of diseases like hypertension, angina, migraine, heart attack, tremors etc. It is a prescription drug which should only be used as per the doctor’s advice.
Prop is not known to make you sleepy. It can, however, cause loss of sleep and dizziness rarely. Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptom.
Prop. like any other drug, has an expiry date and should not be used beyond that period. The shelf life of Prop is three years.
Depression is a rare side effect of Prop. If you experience any form of depression or associated symptoms while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Prop use has been associated with erectile dysfunction (also known as impotence). Consult your doctor if you experience any such problem while using the drug.
Diarrhea is a rare side effect of Prop. Consult your doctor if you experience such problem while using the drug.
Use of Prop has been associated with sleep disturbances, especially insomnia (inability to fall asleep). Consult your doctor if you experience any sleep disturbance after taking Prop.
Prop can interfere with insulin secretion and can also block the sympathetic response (signs and symptoms experienced by the patient) to hypoglycemia. However, it is not known to significantly affect blood sugar values.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Prop with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Prop with Teneligliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Teneligliptin: Teneza, Tenepure, Eternex T, Tenuvia, Zita Plus, Tiban, Jaril, Dynaglipt, Tenglyn, Tglip, Tenepride
Prop with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Prop with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Insulin Glulisine: Apidra
Prop with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil
Prop with Sitagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Prop with Moxonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong, Moxcent, Moxovas, Moxopress
Prop with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Ristor, Dejac, Xydap, Dapox, Ejalong, Prilyxet
Prop with Loxapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxacon, Loxapax, Loxpin, Loxacalm C
Prop with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol, Glez, Diacon, Glibetic, Glyzip, Aviglip, Gluconil
Prop with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Prop with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin
Prop with Trifluoperazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Espazine, Siquil, Trazine
Prop with Nateglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Prop with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Prop with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil, Getrol, Glucosafe, Semi Codica
Prop with Vildagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vildagliptin: Galvus, Zomelis, Jalra
Prop with Repaglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa
Prop with Saroglitazar
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saroglitazar: Lipaglyn
Prop with Acarbose
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Disorb, Gludase, AC Z, Glubose, K Carb, Glucar, Glucarb, Glucobay, Rebose, Karbocheck, Acarex, Lysibay
Prop with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide
Prop with Insulin Lispro
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Insulin Lispro: Humalog
Prop with Exenatide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Prop with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt, Praxet, Parot, Paxidep, Pxn, Emoxet, Paxiford, XL Paro, Paradise
Prop with Rosiglitazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon
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