What is Propranolol?

Propranolol hydrochloride injection is used to treat supraventricular tachycardia e.g in thyrotoxicosis and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. Propranolol hydrochloride injection has the effect of decreasing the ventricular rate. Propranolol hydrochloride injection should only be used for arrythmias that don't ...

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What diseases and conditions are treated by Propranolol?

Some conditions and diseases that may be treated by Propranolol include:

  • Supraventricular tachycardia (to decrease ventricular rate)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome (to decrease ventricular rate)
  • Thyrotoxicosis (to decrease ventricular rate)
  • Persistent premature ventricular extrasystoles
  • Tachyarrhythmias of digitalis intoxication
  • Digitalix intoxication (tachyarrhythmias)
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What conditions and diseases is Propranolol used for the treatment or management of?

Propranolol is a prescription drug that is approved by the FDA (USA) for use in the treatment, prevention, or management of the certain medical conditions and diseases, including:

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What are the active ingredients of Propranolol?

The active ingredients in Propranolol include:

What class of drug is Propranolol?

Propranolol belongs to the class of drugs:

Drugs with this Active Ingredient

The drugs that contain this as an active ingredient include:

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Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets
  • Injections


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


Injection forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Propranolol Information Guide

Generic Name of Propranolol:
Availability of Propranolol:
Prescription Drug

Propranolol is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of beta-Adrenergic Blocker.

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Propranolol include:

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Drugs may have a number of warnings associated with their use. What are the warnings regarding the use of Propranolol?

Some of the warnings are below. Any use of Propranolol needs to heed warnings surrounding the following:

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What precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Propranolol?

Some of the precautions need to be noted when considering Propranolol for use in particular situations such as the following:

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Would taking Propranolol interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Propranolol may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

  • Interactions with Substrates, Inhibitors or Inducers of Cytochrome P-450 Enzymes
  • Substrates or Inhibitors of CYP2D6
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What are the possible side-effects (adverse effects or unintended effects) of taking Propranolol?

Some of the possible side-effects or adverse reactions may include effects such as:

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Product Formulation Information: Propranolol

Company that labels Propranolol:
West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
Strength of Propranolol:
1 mg/mL
Form of Propranolol:
How is Propranolol taken?
Intravenous (in vein)
Date that Propranolol is effective:
31st January, 2008


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