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Ciplar 10 MG Tablet 15

Ciplar 10 MG Tablet 15

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    Uses :

    Propranolol uses include treating high blood pressure, arrhythmia, tremors, anxiety, and chest pain. It is also used to prevent heart attack, esophageal varices, and migraine headache. It is also used to relieve symptoms of thyrotoxicosis.

    Mode of drug action


    Propranolol is a beta blocker that blocks the beta receptors present on various parts of the body. Beta receptors cause the release of adrenaline and noradrenaline (fight or flight hormones).

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of propranolol are decreased heart rate, sleep disturbances, dizziness, difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, and changes in vision.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Take Ciplar with or without food but take at a fixed time.

    • Do not increase or decrease Ciplar dose without consulting the doctor.

    • Avoid activities such as driving and operating machinery because Ciplar medicine may cause dizziness, confusion, and drowsiness.

    • Avoid consuming alcohol when on Ciplar as it may cause excessive sedation.

    • Avoid using Ciplar medication during pregnancy, as it is unsafe, and may cause defects in fetus.

    • Do not discontinue the drug without doctor consultation, as it may increase the side effects of Ciplar tablets and may have rebound effects.

    What else should I know?

    1. What is the dose of propranolol to treat hypertension? The initial dose of propranolol tablets is 40mg twice a day and maintenance dose is 120 to 240 mg per day.

    2. Can I take propranolol during pregnancy? Propranolol should not be used during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor.

    3. Can propranolol be used for inducing sleep? Propranolol may cause drowsiness, but the main effect of propranolol is reducing blood pressure. So, do not misuse the drug and use it as prescribed by your doctor.

    4. Does propranolol cause memory loss? Propranolol medication causes memory loss as a side effect. However, it is not seen in all the patients who are using propranolol.

    5. Can propranolol be used for the long term? Yes. Propranolol can be used for long term depending on your condition.

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