Propranolol has a lot of actions on the body and can be used for lots of conditions like high blood pressure, prevention of heart attacks, and preventing migraine headaches. In the mental health field, propranolol is used to manage the symptoms of anxiety (shaking, sweating, fast heartbeat). Propranolol has also been used to treat movement problems called akathisia and tardive dyskinesia, which can be side-effects of other mental health medicines (like antipsychotic medicines). Not everyone will experience side effects with propranolol. Some of the more common side effects are listed at the bottom of this page. If you are experiencing a problem that might be a side effect, but that is not listed here, please take a look at the patient information leaflet that was in the medicine packet or speak to your pharmacist or doctor. If you think you have a side effect that has not got better within a few days go back to your doctor. This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine. Even if the medicine is used, the dose should be as low as possible and should be discontinued at least 2-3 days before delivery. This medicine has not known to cause any alarming side effects on the infant as the amount passed through milk is very less. However, caution should be exercised and the medicine should be used only when the potential benefits outweigh the risks associated. Inderal 10 MG Tablet should be administered with caution in patients having elevated blood sugar levels. Some adverse effects may not be evident in these cases and hence doctor's intervention is a must before taking this medicine. Inderal 10 MG Tablet should be administered with caution in patients having elevated thyroid hormone level.
The following side effects may occur Bradycardia. Orthostatic hypotension. Dizziness. Hypoglycemia. Numbness in the hands and feet. Dry eyes. Visual disturbances. Transient alopecia. Hallucinations. Nightmares. Allergy. Find a comprehensive guide to possible side effects including common and rare. Inderal is available in strengths of 10, 20, 40, 60, and 80 mg tablets for oral.