Propranolol: instructions for use, price, reviews, analogues



"Propranolol" affects the beta-adrenergic receptors, as a result, the strength and heart rate are reduced, the need for myocardium for oxygen decreases. The drug also helps to reduce pressure, including intraocular, it increases the tone of the bronchi, reduces the amount of uterine bleeding after childbirth or surgery.


Cardiologists recommend medication to patients:

  • with exertional angina;
  • heart attack;
  • tachycardia (sinus, supraventricular);
  • hypertension;
  • atrial tachyarrhythmia;
  • extrasystole of ventricular and supraventricular;
  • essential tremor.

Use "Propranolol" to prevent migraine, as well as to eliminate anxiety, manifestations of symptoms of alcohol withdrawal. In some cases, the agent is included in the treatment of thyrotoxic crisis, pheochromocytoma, diffuse toxic goiter.

Instructions for use

With hypertension, tablets "Propranolol" should be drunk 40 mg 2 p. / Day. If no effect, increase dosage to 120-160 mg / day. The maximum amount allowed is 320 mg / day.

To eliminate the symptoms of stenocardia, normalize the heart rhythm, take “Propranolol” in a daily amount of 60 mg. Then smoothly switch to a dose of 80-120 mg / day. Take this amount 2-3 p. / D. The maximum allowable dosage is 240 mg / day.

To prevent a migraine attack or eliminate essential tremor, take Propranolol at a dose of 80-120 mg / d, but not more than 160 mg / d.

Ampoules of solution used for injections. It is administered intravenously during thyrotoxic crisis, paroxysmal disturbances of the heart rhythm. The dosage will be 1 mg. After 2 minutes administered the same dose. If there is no effect, increase the dosage to 10 mg.

Propranolol injections are given to women in labor to stimulate labor. The solution is injected 4-6 times every half hour, 20 mg. If hypoxia is detected in the fetus, the dosage is reduced. Within 3-5 days after delivery, propranolol injections are given every day (60 mg / d).

Price, analogues

The cost of 1 package of "Propranolol" (50 pcs.) In the pharmacy is on average from 1,700 rubles. Manufacturer: TEVA, Israel.

Analogs of "Propranolol": "Propranobene", "Obsidan", "Anaprilin", "Inderal".To replace the drug with other drugs from the same pharmacological group is possible only after consulting a doctor.

"Propranolol" prescription. The shelf life is 5 years from the date of issue. Keep the product out of the reach of children.


According to reviews, "Propranolol" effectively copes with problems pr subject to compliance with the instructions. French doctors have identified a positive effect of the drug in the treatment of hemangioma. However, it should be remembered that the effect of the drug on this disease has not been sufficiently studied. In any case, such issues must be addressed with your doctor.

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