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Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

INT-INTAS LABORATORIES LTD

Composition

PROPRANOLOL-80MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

Product Details

About Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), heart related chest pain (angina), heart rhythm disorder (arrhythmia) and preventing symptoms of migraine headache and tremors (fits). It affects our heart and blood circulatory system specially controlling blood through arteries and veins. High blood pressure adds to the workload of the heart and arteries. If it continues for a long time, the heart and arteries may not function properly. This can damage the blood vessels of the brain, heart and kidneys, resulting in a stroke, heart failure, or kidney failure. Lowering blood pressure may reduce the risk of stroke and heart attacks.

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's plays a vital role in relaxing our blood vessels by blocking the action of certain natural substances in your body. This lowers your blood pressure and helps in reducing your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, other heart problems or kidney problems in the future. This medicine needs to be taken regularly to be effective.

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's can be taken orally with or without food or as directed by your physician. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew or break it. Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is preferable to take at the same time every day for better results. Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is generally safe to consume. You may have common side-effects like feeling dizzy or exhausted, cold hands or feet, difficulty in sleeping and having nightmares. These side effects are usually mild and short lived. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Don't stop taking Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over a period of time to help prevent these symptoms. You should not use Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's if you have very slow heartbeat, asthma, serious heart condition (sick sinus syndrome) or any heart blockage. Children weighing less than 4.5 pounds should not be given Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's. It should not be given to the children less than 12 years of age. Before taking Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's you should tell doctor if you have any muscle disorder (myasthenia gravis, rhabdomyolysis), breathing problem (COPD, bronchitis, emphysema), low blood sugar level (hypoglycaemia), low blood pressure (hypotension), depression, previous heart failure, liver/kidney disease, thyroid hormone disorder, adrenal gland cancer or problems with circulation (Raynaud’s syndrome).

Uses of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

High blood pressure (Hypertension), Chest pain (Angina), Heart rhythm disorder, Prevention of Heart attack, Prevention of Migraine, Anxiety

Directions for Use

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's can be taken orally with or without food or as directed by your doctor. Swallow the whole tablet with approximately a glass of water. Do not crush, chew or break it. It is preferable to take the drug at the same time every day for better results. Never take over dose to make up for a forgotten one.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

Every medicine has got side effects. You may have some side effects after using Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's that are usually mild and short lived. Most common side effects of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's includes dizziness, fatigue, cold hand/feet, constipation, difficulty in sleeping and having nightmares. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's should not be used in the cardiogenic shock (heart unable to pump sufficient blood) and heart failure condition. Don't stop taking $ name without talking to your doctor first. Stopping Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's gradually may cause changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure, cause chest pain or a heart attack. Your doctor will lower your dose gradually over a period of time to help prevent these symptoms. You should not use Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's if you have very slow heartbeat, asthma, serious heart condition (sick sinus syndrome) or any heart blockage. Children weighing less than 4.5 pounds should not be given Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's. It should not be given to the children less than 12 years of age. Before taking Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's you should tell doctor if you have any muscle disorder (myasthenia gravis, rhabdomyolysis), breathing problem (COPD, bronchitis, emphysema), low blood sugar level (hypoglycaemia), low blood pressure (hypotension), depression, previous heart failure, liver/kidney disease, thyroid hormone disorder, adrenal gland cancer or problems with circulation (Raynaud’s syndrome). You should avoid discontinuing use of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's before undergoing any surgery. Intake of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's may mask symptoms of diabetes. So tell your doctor if you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes. It may also worsen your symptoms of congestive heart failure and bradycardia (slow heart rate less than 60). You should regularly monitor your prothrombin time if Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is taken with anti-coagulants like warfarin.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's to avoid unpleasant side-effect of low blood pressure causing dizziness or drowsiness.

  • Pregnancy

    Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is not recommended during pregnancy unless your doctor considers it essential. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you.

  • Breast Feeding

    Small amounts of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's passess into the breast milk. However which is not enough to cause any problems to your baby. But, still it is advisable to contact your doctor before breastfeeding your baby.

  • Driving

    Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or to operate machinery. However, some people may occasionally feel dizzy or tired when taking Propranolol. If this happens to you, ask your doctor for advice.

  • Liver

    Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. Dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. Dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (PRO0283)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, it is a prescribed drug, given by a physician for preventing specific medical conditions. Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side-effects.

It is advised to continue your medicine even after your blood pressure is under control or becomes normal as blood pressure can shot up any time. If you have any discomfort, please consult your doctor immediately.

Usually, Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's is prescribed for a long term treatment ranging from weeks to months for treating heart-related conditions and disorders. However, taking it on your own for years without a doctor's consent can be fatal. Hence, only take it as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you.

When you are taking a beta-blocker, your health care provider may recommend that you limit your consumption of bananas and other high potassium foods including papaya, tomato, avocado and kale.

If you forget to take Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's at any time, take it as soon as you remember, then continue to take it at the usual times. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

Your doctor may probably tell you to stop taking Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's as it lowers blood pressure when combined with general anesthesia before surgery. Inform your doctor about all the prescription and OTC drugs that you are using.

There is no clear cut clinical evidences that confirms Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's increase an individual's body weight. However it can affect your body use energy and make you tired. If you are worried about your weight gain you can speak to the doctor.

You should try to avoid or limit intake of Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's along with alcoholic beverages, as together intake can lower your blood pressure leading to dizziness or drowsiness.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

Provanol Sr 80mg Tablet 10's

MRP: 80.00

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