Hypertension Home > Important Information on Propranolol Sustained-Release

Drug Interactions

Propranolol sustained-release can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Drug Interactions With Propranolol Sustained-Release).

What If I Take an Overdose of the Medicine?

People who take too much propranolol sustained-release may have overdose symptoms that could include:
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Inderal LA Overdose for more information.)

Storage Methods

Propranolol sustained-release capsules should be kept in an airtight, light-resistant container and stored at room temperature in a dry place.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your propranolol sustained-release as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Do not take a double dose.

Who Makes Propranolol Sustained-Release?

Brand-name propranolol sustained-release (sold under the name Inderal LA) is currently manufactured by Akrimax Pharmaceuticals, although it was originally made by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. Generic versions are made by various manufacturers.
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation




Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2021 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.