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Noun1.propanolol - the first beta blocker (trade name Inderal) used in treating hypertension and angina pectoris and essential tremor
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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The first are Beta-blockers, such as propanolol or oxprenolol, which work by blocking the action of adrenalin, thereby preventing palpitations, butterflies, sweating and the shakes.
Propanolol, however, caused no significant change in the response of Ya-hom at the concentrations of 0.
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They take one 240-mg dose of diltiazem and one 40-mg dose of propanolol.
Is it OK to drink alcohol if you are taking propanolol tablets for high blood pressure?
The new technology has been shown to be rugged and robust during in-vitro studies on a wide range of established pharmaceuticals, such as nifedipine, theophylline, propanolol, diltiazem, and verapamil, as well as OTC and nutritional supplements such as pseudoephedrine, glucosamine and niacin.
Se han usado con mas frecuencia medicinas como el haloperidol, la carbamacepina, el carbonato de litio, el metilfenidato, el propanolol y la imipramina; sin embargo, lo recomendado es tratar la psicopatologia subyacente, mas que la agresividad en si, y asi dar un tratamiento mas especifico (48).
Effect of propranolol versus no propanolol on total mortality plus nonfatal myocardial infarction in older patients with prior myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, and left ventricular ejection fraction [greater than or equal to] 40% treated with diuretics plus angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors.
Tremor, a problem with other mood stabilizers as well as with lithium, responds well to a low-dose [beta]-blocker--such as 20-40 mg daily of propanolol.
Of particular interest for dangerous interactions are enoxacin, fluvoxamine, mexiletine, propanolol, and troleandomycin.
Drugs such as Pizotifen, amitriptyline and propanolol taken daily can all dramatically reduce the frequency of migraines.
The new technology has been experimentally implemented into a range of established pharmaceuticals, such as nifedipine, theophylline, propanolol, diltiazem, and verapamil.