4 patient evaluations for Propranolol with a adherence rating of Sometimes

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Jun 2, 2014 (Started May 09, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nightmares)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It does sometimes help with the migraines

  • 0 helpful marks

May 31, 2011 (Started Mar 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tremor in hands)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I used it for tremor. This was before the PD dx. Or it seemed to keep me from getting jumpy/overexicited/shakey when i was around a group of people. The new psych doc recommended discontinuing it. The neuro doc said it can't stop PD tremor. So, i didn't push to have the rx renewed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 4, 2010 (Started May 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fainting)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: fainting

  • 0 helpful marks

May 9, 2009 (Started Feb 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for tremor in hands)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness, orthostatic hypotension)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be aware that if you have lower blood pressure that it may cause it to drop even lower. I feel drowsy taking it and my BP was 100/54. I take it only as needed for excessive hand tremors now.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: orthostatic hypotension, drowsiness

Apr 11, 2009 (Started Feb 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for tremor in hands)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness, orthostatic hypotension)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: orthostatic hypotension, drowsiness

Mar 12, 2009 (Started Feb 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tremor in hands)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It lowers BP a bit and makes me sleepy
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: orthostatic hypotension, drowsiness

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