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Propranolol 10mg tablets are used to relieve the symptoms and effects of social anxiety. These include sweating, trembling and a quick heartbeat. The tablets take about twenty minutes to take effect, and will last for a few hours. It does not cause addiction or any significant side effects. It is only taken as needed, such as before a speech or presentation.
Propranolol is a beta blocker, a category of medicines which were initially developed to treat heart problems. This low dose has a minor but noticeable effect on the heart and blood vessels, preventing the heart from overworking in stressful situations. It also inhibits the effects of the stress hormone norepinephrine, which further helps to combat the physical symptoms of anxiety.
At higher doses, Propranolol is used for the prevention of migraines.
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There are many over the counter products that you can purchase at your pharmacy. Some include; Kalms, Rescue Remedy and even vitamins such as St. John's Wort.
If using Propranolol to combat performance anxiety, take 10-40mg, 20-30 minutes ahead of time.
If using Propranolol routinely to combat situational anxiety, start by taking one 10mg tablet three times per day. If necessary, you may increase the dose to four tablets.
Propranolol can be taken either with or without food.
If you do miss a dose, take the tablet as soon as possible, unless it is nearly time for the following dose. If this is the case, skip the first dose and resume your regular routine. Never double your dose to compensate for a skipped tablet.
Not everyone will experience side effects when they take Propranolol 10mg, however, if you do they can include:
Fatigue, insomnia, cold extremities (these symptoms tend to go away as you continue taking the medicine), Raynaud’s syndrome, nightmares, slow or irregular heartbeat.
At this low dose, any side effects will be very mild.
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
The active ingredients contained in Propranolol 10mg tablets is:
Propranolol hydrochloride 10mg
Propranolol 10mg tablets also contain the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:
Lactose, magnesium stearate, maize starch, stearic acid, hypromellose (E464). The coating contains: polysorbate, carmoisine (E122), titanium dioxide (E171), iron oxide red (E172), hypromellose (E464)
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.
Propranolol is unsuitable for you if:
Consult your doctor if you plan on taking Propranolol if:
Propranolol may cause complications if taken in combination with the following medicines:
The above list is not exhaustive. Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
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Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt.
Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.
Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering.
If you are not home to accept your delivery, a card should be left by the Royal Mail representative. This card will provide details of where you can collect the order or how to arrange re-delivery.
Should you be unable to collect your missed delivery or arrange for your medication to be redelivered by Royal Mail, the pharmacy can resend your medication to the same, or a different address provided it has been returned to us and this happens within a
Once a package has been shipped with Royal Mail we advise that you are bound to the terms and conditions of their use together with the terms and conditions contained herein.
You have the right to cancel your order up to the point when your treatment is dispatched. The pharmacist must destroy any medication within 30 days of it being returned, even un-opened boxes, so we are not able to offer refunds once your treatment has been dispatched.
Please be aware that Royal Mail Guaranteed services are not available to all customers in the UK, especially those that live in remote postcodes. Royal Mail
We deliver by 5.30pm the next working day in the following postcode areas:
AB30 - 39, 41 - 45, 51 - 56
GY9 Alderney (Channel Islands)
HS1, 3 - 9
IV21 - 28, 40 - 49, 51 - 56
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
PA60 - 75, 78
We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
PH30, 41 - 44
Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.
We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.
We are unable to ship orders to mailing or forwarding houses for onwards shipping to locations outside of the UK.
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